An eclectic group of some of the University of La Verne’s most diligent creative writing students gathered for the launch of the 18th annual Prism Review literary magazine Tuesday in the interfaith chapel.
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Dozens of aspiring writers and book fanatics attended the annual Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference at the Los Angeles Convention Center from March 30 to April 2.
Associate Professor of Creative Writing Sean Bernard read chapters from his recently published book, “Studies in the Hereafter” to an audience of approximately 35 students and faculty members Tuesday in the President’s Dining Room.
An audience of more than 50 was transported from the black folding chairs set up in the middle of The Last Bookstore in downtown Los Angeles to Tucson, Arizona, as Sean Bernard read a selection from his collection of short stories, “Desert Sonorous,” Friday.
Faculty members discussed a variety of focused writing topics, from the building blocks for first year writing students, to effective mind habits, during Teaching Day Tuesday in the Campus Center.
Sean Bernard, associate professor of creative writing, showcased his in-progress novel that interprets and alludes to Irish writer James Joyce’s “Ulysses,” at his faculty lecture Monday in the President’s Dining Room.
The moment you walk into the Harris Gallery, you are overcome with a feeling of tranquility and serenity, setting the perfect mood for a poetry reading. In this setting, Nicky Schildkraut, poet and writing professor, read 10 pieces from her first book, “Magnetic Refrain” Monday.
Big smiles and loose curls are some characteristics that are immediately noticed when sitting in the same room as Judy Holiday, 51, assistant professor of writing.
I support student journalists here at La Verne and I support the Campus Times, so I hate to have to voice my complaint, but after reading the March 2 issue I have to say something.
The University of La Verne will provide another creative outlet for its students with the addition of creative writing to its official list of available majors for fall 2011.