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Professor Alicia Kozameh’s European Book Tour 259 Leaps, the Last Immortal

November 29, 2017 by ALICIA KOZAMEH | News

Author and Creative Writing Professor Alicia Kozameh has returned from a European book tour where the German translation of her novel 259 Leaps, the Last Immortal (259 Sprünge, Salto Immortale Inbegriffen) was just released, and presented in several cities. In Austria she held bilingual readings in Klagenfurt (Europahaus), Graz (Afro-Asiatisches Institut) and in Vienna. This

Tabula Poetica Poetry Reading Series Fall 2017 Fall 2017

November 20, 2017 by | News

Tabula Poetica’s Annual Poetry Reading Series continues Monday, November 27, 2017 with poet Genevieve Kaplan. Genevieve Kaplan is the author of In the ice house (Red Hen Press, 2011), winner of the A Room of Her Own Foundation’s poetry publication prize, and three recent chapbooks: In an aviary (Grey Book Press, 2016); travelogue (Dancing Girl,

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Annual Holiday Ceramics Sale Dec. 4-8

November 13, 2017 by | News

It’s that time of year again! Be sure to check out the Annual Holiday Ceramics Sale, presented by the Art Department on Monday, December 4-Friday, December 8, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the Attallah Piazza. Give that one-of-a-kind gift to someone special this holiday season with a student-designed ceramic art piece. Pick of an

The Nuclear Crisis, Why We Are in Denial and What to do About it November 8th

October 26, 2017 by | News

Little has changed since Stanley Kubrick made his legendary film “Dr. Strangelove” in the 1960s, and most people still accept – if not love–the bomb. Nukes are presented as security, as a deterrent. Yet accidents, miscalculations, and superpower escalations like the Cuba missile crisis have constantly reaffirmed the dangers of accidental, intentional, or unintended uses

We Need to Live for Each other Author Carl Wilkens

October 26, 2017 by | News

The Department of Peace Studies invites you to hear author Carl Wilkens, I’m Not Leaving, a story about Rwanda through the eyes of the only American to remain in the country through the 1994 genocide. Join us on Monday, November 6 at 7 p.m. in Beckman Hall 404 to hear his incredible story.  

Alumni Publishes First Novel Just Beyond the Shining River

October 26, 2017 by | News

Wilkinson’s very own MFA Creative Writing and MA English Alumni, Lynnette Beers, is releasing her first novel on November 1, Just Beyond the Shining River. We are so proud and want to congratulate her! About the book … After she gave up a promising career as an artist and turned her back on her British

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An Interfaith Service of Remembrance for Kristallnacht November 9

October 18, 2017 by | News

You’re invited to an interfaith service of remembrance for Kristallnacht on Thursday, November 9 in the Fish Interfaith Center, which will include a conversation with Holocaust Survivor and witness to Kristallnacht, Engelina Billauer. The talk will be moderated by Dr. Marilyn Harran Director, Rodgers Center for Holocaust Education and Stern Chair, Wilkinson College of Arts,

Paid Editing Jobs Available Deadline: November 6

October 18, 2017 by | News

The Panther, the digital daily, PantherBuzz and Prowl magazine are accepting applications for all paid editing positions next semester.  Previous academic or professional journalism experience required.  Current weekly rate of pay for editors  follows… (To calculate semester pay, multiply weekly pay by 18 weeks, e.g. Editor in Chief is paid $9,576 per semester, plus additional

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WordTheatre at Chapman University Monday, October 30

October 16, 2017 by | News

WordTheatre’s fall series at Chapman University brings America’s finest short story writers to Orange for celebrity and student performances.Join us on Monday, October 30, where Hollywood actors Gregg Henry (Val Resnick in Payback and more recently Hollis Doyle in Scandal and Grandpa Quill in Guardians of the Galaxy) and James Allen McCune (guest star roles