Archives for "Writing at Bates"
April 2, 2013 11:00 am
Audio: Seniors read creative writing — a bizarre bus ride, bomb-littered Hawaiian island and beloved poet
At Mount David Summit, six Bates seniors read poems and poetry from their senior theses in creative writing.
July 24, 2012 4:32 pm
Charlie Schroeder ’95 offers entertaining insights into the lives of war reenactors.
May 18, 2012 4:15 pm
Their adviser, Rob Farnsworth, praised them for their “dedicated commitment to the life of the imagination.”
June 8, 2011 2:56 pm
Each year, as a gift to the graduating class, the staff of the College Store solicits suggestions from the Bates…
April 18, 2011 9:38 am
The Bates community celebrates an academic milestone with a flourish.
January 6, 2011 1:27 pm
The Syracuse Post-Standard interviews Pulitzer Prize-winning author Elizabeth Strout ’77 prior to her appearance at the Central Library, where she…
August 25, 2010 4:05 pm
Questions? Comments? Perhaps it was in ancient Egypt when a teacher first jotted “awkward” and “lacks coherence” on a sheet…
July 7, 2010 2:30 am
Despite mediocre grades, a student gets fired up about African history and literature. She finds a mentor and becomes more…
April 30, 2010 10:13 am
Philadelphia Inquirer staff writer Dianna Marder looks at Philly’s writing community, noting that novelists like Ru Seneviratne Freeman ’94 “did…
April 1, 2010 12:35 pm
Boston Globe reporter Martin Finucane attends poet Rob Farnsworth’s reading at the Boston Athenaeum and describes how “the poet spun…