Archives for "Language and literature"
Poet, prize-winning novelist read from their work at Bates

Tuesday, January 27, 2009 2:57 pm

In 2009's first installment in the Language Arts Live series at Bates College, novelist Magdalena Zurawski and poet CAConrad will read from and discuss their works.

I’m the Girl Talk of Philosophy

Thursday, November 6, 2008 1:29 pm

Concerning mash-up music, debates have been circulating concerning the question of whether a mash-up song should be considered new or not. Is a mash-up song authentic? Is it “real” music? Or is it simply two previously written songs placed together into something that is less novel than it is a rip-off. And what does it mean that computers are so fancy these days that any Joe-shmo can take two of his favorite songs and layer them together? Does that count as authentic?

Poet Craig Morgan Teicher '01 returns for reading

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 2:16 pm

Craig Morgan Teicher '01 returns to Bates to read from his award-winning book of poetry, Brenda is in the Room and Other Poems.

'I don't give up'

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 1:38 pm

Born prematurely, Sarah Blomstedt '09 has been a winner ever since her triumphant fight to live

Team Approach

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 12:00 pm

In The Encyclopedia of Sports Parenting, authors Dan Doyle '72 and Deb Doermann Burch help parents manage their athletes less and better.

2008 Summer Reading List

Wednesday, June 4, 2008 4:11 pm

The 13th annual edition of "non-required" reading: Each spring, the College Store publishes a list of good summer reads suggested by members of the Bates community. Without futher delay, welcome to the 12th annual Bates College Store Non-required Reading List or Good Reads for Leisure Moments XII.

The Believing Game

Sunday, May 11, 2008 12:45 pm

Peer editing demands a desceptively simple act of faith.

Ask Me Another

Sunday, May 11, 2008 11:40 am

There's nothing alien about ET abduction, says Stephanie Kelley-Romano.

Reason and Rhyme

Sunday, May 11, 2008 11:22 am

Two Prizewinning alum poets praise Rober Farnsworth, recipient of the Kroepsch Aware for Teaching, for helping them navigate the writer's world.

Composition One-on-One

Wednesday, May 7, 2008 2:16 pm

Students teach students as writing becomes an explicit value of the Bates curriculum.

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