Trisha Thacker serves as a Senior Staff Writer for the Diversity and Student Life beat at the Herald. She intends to concentrate in English and Health and Human Biology. When she’s not writing, Trisha can be found eating at By Chloe or playing with dogs she spots on campus.

Articles by Trisha Thacker (12)

Poet Elizabeth Willis celebrates C.D. Wright

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Poet Elizabeth Willis celebrates C.D. Wright

October 23, 2017 0 comments

The large photograph of poet Carolyn “C.D.” Wright on the projector screen stood as a symbol to the grand impact of her writing.

Peter Markus read excerpts from his book, “The Singing Fish” as part of the Writers on Writing seminar hosted by the Literary Arts Department. Markus described himself as a “failed musician,” but a pretty good writer.

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Peter Markus uses rhythmic cadence in narration of book

October 3, 2017 0 comments

The audience, mimicking the bright spotlight, was transfixed by Peter Markus as his reading teleported them into the sensory world of his unique novels.

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