Friday, July 16, 2010

faculty spotlight

Fiction instructor Mark George's story "Bonham Ferry Road," published in The Greensboro Review:
www.greensbororeview.org/spring-2006/bonham-ferry-road.html

Poems by poetry instructor Eve Jones:
www.turningpointbooks.com/eve-jones-poetry.html

"The Train," a story by fiction/essay instructor Beth Mead:
www.fictionweekly.com
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Thursday, July 8, 2010

Fall Quarter 2010 Class Schedule (Oct-Dec)

Registration for fall quarter begins August 23.

9-credit clusters--St. Charles campus:

Poetry cluster--Tuesdays--Andrew Pryor
(Poetry Writing Workshop, Craft of Poetry, Selected Emphases in Poetry)

Creative Nonfiction cluster--Thursdays--Beth Mead
(Creative Nonfiction Workshop, The Personal Essay & Memoir, The Lyric Essay)

Scriptwriting cluster--Mondays--Peter Carlos
(Scriptwriting Workshop, Narrative Arc in Film, Script Analysis)


3-credit online class:

Poetry Genres (literature class)--Eve Jones
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Tuesday, July 6, 2010

summer reading

Some links for good things to read this summer--

Dylan Nice, Their Health, flash fiction: http://quickfiction.org/read/299/their-health/

Rita Gabis, Gift, poem: http://www.3quarksdaily.com/3quarksdaily/2009/11/saturday-poem.html

David Carkeet, How to Err in Italian, travel essay: http://www.vocabula.com/2003/vrmar03carkeet.htm

Lucie Brock-Broido, The Rebirth of a Suicidal Genius, lyric essay: http://www.poetryfoundation.org/journal/article.html?id=182295

Alice Munro, Dimension, short story: http://www.newyorker.com/archive/2006/06/05/060605fi_fiction?currentPage=all

Louise Gluck, Vespers, poem: http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMID/15605

Interview with Mary Troy about writing fiction: http://cas.umkc.edu/bkmk/interviews/troym.html

Eve Jones, Bird in the Machine, poetry collection: http://www.turningpointbooks.com/eve-jones.html

Catherine Rankovic, Meet Me: Writers in St. Louis, a collection of interviews with writers: http://www.westendword.com/NC/0/1580.html
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