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Topic: literary arts

Poet and short story writer Jenny Zhang read excerpts from her debut collection of short stories and forthcoming poetry collection last Thursday.

Arts & Culture

Author Jenny Zhang discusses experience in Writers on Writing series

February 10, 2020 0 comments

On Feb. 6, the Literary Arts department welcomed poet and short story author Jenny Zhang to read her work as part of its  Writers on Writing series. Almost 100 people filled the seats in the McCormack Family Theater as the lights dimmed.

Perez is known for her Instagram account, @yung_nihilist, which is known for memes and activism. With 34.6 thousand followers, Perez has made a living out of her digital content.

Arts & Culture

Clout, memes, monetization: Bianca Perez talks social media work

November 6, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Thousands know her for her Instagram handle, @yung_nihilist, and much of the online community has felt the impact of her meme content in some form.

Editorial: University should invest in English, Literary Arts

Editorials, Opinions

Editorial: University should invest in English, Literary Arts

February 22, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The Herald reported last week about the difficulties students face enrolling in English and Literary Arts courses, given high demand and the small size of workshop-based classes.

Arts & Culture

Brussenbrugge reads excerpts from book, ‘Hello, the Roses’

September 25, 2017 Comments are Disabled

The McCormack Family Theater was silent Thursday morning with the exception of one voice.

Arts & Culture

Channer experiments with language, plurality of culture

February 25, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Colin Channer, a 2011 transplant to the local Providence community, surveyed his audience in the McCormack Family Theatre at his reading Wednesday.

Arts & Culture

Paul LaFarge presents upcoming book

February 18, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Facing an intimate audience of about 30 students, alumni and fellow novelists, author Paul LaFarge gave a talk on H. P. Lovecraft and R. H. Barlow’s lives.