Archives for "Language and literature"
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?
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.
July 1, 2008 1:38 pm
Born prematurely, Sarah Blomstedt ’09 has been a winner ever since her triumphant fight to live
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.
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.
May 11, 2008 12:45 pm
Peer editing demands a desceptively simple act of faith.
May 11, 2008 11:40 am
There’s nothing alien about ET abduction, says Stephanie Kelley-Romano.
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.
May 7, 2008 2:16 pm
Students teach students as writing becomes an explicit value of the Bates curriculum.
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.