Professor Christopher Giroux is presenting “Kin in Octavia Butler's Kindred: What's in a Name?” at the Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture since 1900
Professor Geof Carter hosted a panel sponsored by the Division on Teaching Writing at MLA in Boston in January 2013 on the Phenomenology of Pinball. His MLArcade Session featured movies by 8 scholars that explored various cultural and theoretical intersections of pinball machines.
Justin Brouckaert: Awarded the James Dickey Fellowship, as a top fiction candidate for the MFA program at the University of South Carolina. He was also wait listed at Ohio State University’s MFA program. He will be deciding between those programs in the coming months.
Monday, April 22, 2013 (7:00 pm, Roberta Allen Reading Room): Cardinal Sins' Publication Party
Monday, April 22, 2013 (11:30 am, P 247): English Department Colloquium Series, Professor Arra Ross presents, "Nebula, the poem-show: where the matter of poetry and puppetry coalesce (featuring a live puppetry performance)"
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 (7:00-8:50 pm, W 115): Michael Somers, the author of Starved, is from Midland. Mike has agreed to visit our campus to make a presentation, answer student questions, and sign books.
Monday, March 25, 2013: Cardinal Sins Flash Fiction contest: Cardinal Sins is seeking submissions for our new Flash Fiction Contest! This contest is open to ANYONE - not just SVSU students/alumni. The winning submission will win $150 and publication in the Winter/13 issue of Cardinal Sins. Runners-up will also be chosen for publication. The theme for the contest is "Trespassing." You can choose to interpret this however you wish - however loosely or creatively you would like to. Check out our website at cardinalsinsjournal.comAll submission go through our submission manager: cardinalsins.submittable.com/submit If you have any questions, feel free to email email@example.com
Tuesday, March 5, 2013: Seitz Creative Writing Scholarship: The application deadline for the 2013-2014 scholarship is March 5, 2013. Application materials should be submitted to Christopher Giroux, SVSU, 7400 Bay Road, 355 Brown Hall, University Center, MI 48710. Students with questions should feel free to contact him at 989.964.4914 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Scholarship
Thursday, February 21, 2013: The Robert S. P. Yien First Year Writing Awards ceremony (Award Program)