Writing

04.09.2019

Physicist David McCowan, SM’08, PhD’14, explains food science to lay readers in the Takeout.

Winter/19

It’s the end of the working world as we know it in Ling Ma’s (AB’05) dystopian novel Severance.

Winter/19

Off duty in a new city, a writer lets serendipity and a local’s advice guide the way.

Fall/18

Questions for the award-winning novelist and short story writer.

Spring/18

In which creatively inclined College students gain a major.

Winter/18

Sara Paretsky, AM’69, MBA’77, PhD’77, on being the mystery genre’s “aging diva” and more.

Winter/18

Historian Ada Palmer researches the history of ideas, writes science fiction, and has helped elect a new pope (c. 1470) four times.

09.08.2017

The Graham School’s Writer’s Studio provides a home for budding authors.

Summer/17

A lexicographer’s favorite clichés (before he grew to hate them).

Spring/17

Five alumni helped launch the first museum celebrating American literature.

Apr/94

From our print archive: In a whirlwind campus visit in February 1994, novelist Kurt Vonnegut, AM’71, wowed a new generation of fans.

Spring/16

Poet and novelist Ana Castillo, AM'79, on feminism, writing, and a momentous education.