Post Tagged with: "creative Writing News"

Visiting Writer | ‘Sustainability: A Love Story’ Reading by Nicole Walker, Oct. 17

Nicole Walker

By Meah McCallister The English Department presents visiting writer Nicole Walker, reading from her work on Thursday, Oct. 17, at 7:30 in Galbreath Chapel. Walker is an essayist, poet, and professor. She is the author of The After-Normal: Brief, Alphabetical Essays on a Changing Planet, Sustainability: A Love Story, and […]

Read more ›
October 1, 2019 at 8:00 pmEvents

Ritzenthaler Publishes Story in Nashville Review

Melanie Ritzenthaler

Graduate student Melanie Ritzenthaler‘s new story, “Fever Creek,” is published in the latest issue of Nashville Review. Ritzenthaler is a doctoral student in OHIO’s English Department, where she specializes in Creative Writing (Fiction). Her short stories have appeared or are forthcoming in Ninth Letter, West Branch, Colorado Review, Salamander, and […]

Read more ›
April 28, 2019 at 10:57 amResearch

Mazakis Publishes Several Poems, Named Finalist in Book Prize

Angie Mazakis

English graduate student Angie Mazakis’s manuscript, I Was Waiting to See What You Would Do First, was selected as one of two finalists by Indiana Review’s Blue Light Books Prize. Mazakis, an Ohio University alum, also has one poem each in new issues of The Iowa Review, Columbia Journal, and […]

Read more ›
April 25, 2019 at 10:52 amAlumni Research

Spriggs’s Poem Tops List of 600 Social Justice Publications

Dr. Bianca Spriggs (Photo Credit: Brian Campbell)

Split This Rock, a national literary organization “dedicated to fostering greater roles for poets in public life by using art to promote social activism,” maintains a searchable database of over 600 social justice-related poems as a resource for educators, readers, and writers. Since its launch in 2015, poems in this […]

Read more ›
April 21, 2019 at 4:52 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Martin Receives Prestigious NEA Grant

Hugh Martin

Hugh Martin, a Ph.D. student in Creative Nonfiction, was awarded a 2019 National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship in Poetry. “I plan to use the time and resources to continue work on a longer manuscript focused on my leave from Iraq in 2004; I also plan to work on […]

Read more ›
February 26, 2019 at 7:57 amNews Research

Moore Co-Edits New Book, ‘Bodies of Truth’

Moore Co-Edits New Book, ‘Bodies of Truth’

Dinty Moore, Professor and Director of Creative Writing, co-edited a new book, Bodies of Truth: Personal Narratives on Illness, Disability, and Medicine, published by University of Nebraska Press. He is also currently serving as the Mary Rogers Field and Marion Field-McKenna Distinguished University Professor of Creative Writing at DePauw University […]

Read more ›
January 26, 2019 at 3:40 pmResearch

Alumni News | Russell Publishes Essay, ‘The Only Black Man in Medina, North Dakota’

Phillip Russell

by Kristin Distel An essay by Creative Writing alum Phillip Russell (’18M) was published in Entropy. The essay, titled “The Only Black Man in Medina, North Dakota,” formed the basis of Russell’s Ohio University master’s degree thesis. Connect with Russell on LinkedIn. “The Only Black Man in Medina, North Dakota” […]

Read more ›
January 20, 2019 at 6:13 pmAlumni Alumni in the News