Archives for "Language and literature"
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.

Poetry reading inaugurates John Tagliabue Poetry Fund

Saturday, May 3, 2008 3:14 pm

Award-winning poets Pamela Alexander '70 and X. J. Kennedy P'86 and '94 read from their work in celebration of the inauguration of the John Tagliabue Poetry Fund at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 4, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave., Bates College. A book signing and reception will immediately follow the reading, and the public is invited to attend at no charge.

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