Topic: Writing

Comparative literature professor wins humanities fellowship

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Comparative literature professor wins humanities fellowship

April 18, 2017 0 comments

Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature Elias Muhanna leans back in his office chair, sporting a purple-checkered button-down shirt.

Father-son poetry collaboration to be published

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Father-son poetry collaboration to be published

March 8, 2016 0 comments

Ben Ostrowski ’17 is a psychology concentrator and likely the only student at the University who turned an email exchange with his dad into a book.

Student-written plays get trial runs onstage

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Student-written plays get trial runs onstage

February 9, 2016 0 comments

Carlos Sirah MFA’17 took the stage in a workshop-style performance of his play, “The Light Body,” Sunday night.

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Writing Center halts search for director

October 1, 2015 1 comment

The Writing Center has suspended its second effort in its search for a new director as part of a wider rethinking of the University’s writing program.

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Brown relaunches search for Writing Center director

April 2, 2015 3 comments

The search for a new director of the Writing Center recommenced March 20 following an unsuccessful search effort in the fall.

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‘Recess’ publishes student work in creative nonfiction

December 2, 2013 2 comments

Marc Briz ’14 launched the online journal that aims to explore nonfiction through digital exhibition.

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Lahiri digs deeper into ‘Lowland’ influences

October 7, 2013 0 comments

The prize-winning Rhode Island native discussed politics, history and her recent works.

The student group WORD! held a poetry slam for Brown and RISD students to select the five competitors who would compete at the annual College Unions Poetry Slam in New York City held last week.

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Poets perform creations, earning sixth place in nation

April 8, 2013 1 comment

Two members of Brown’s team earned perfect scores in a national poetry slam invitational semifinal round.

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Lecture, workshop explore calligraphy

April 5, 2013 0 comments

Kazuaki Tanahashi examined the necessary characteristics to make a calligrapher great.