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U.S. News ranks WSU Writing Program in top 19 nationally

 By Emma Epperly, Undergraduate Education

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PULLMAN, Wash.The Writing Program at Washington State University has been ranked among the top 19 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in its annual “Best Colleges” issue released on Sept. 12. » More …

Feb. 21: Literature helps understand today’s issues

PULLMAN, Wash. – Parallels between past- and present-day concerns – and how literature helps illuminate them – will be discussed by Washington State University English professor Donna M. Campbell in “Edith Wharton’s Two Americas” at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, in Goertzen 21. » More …

June 5: Web-book chronicles history of digital literature

Grigar-80VANCOUVER, Wash. – A Web-book showing the history of electronic literature will launch online noon-2 p.m. Monday, June 1, with live tweeting and blogging by creators Dene Grigar, associate professor at Washington State University Vancouver, and Stuart Moulthrop, professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. » More …

March 24: Alum speaks on Nobel winner Mario Vargas Llosa

By Peggy Perkins, Honors College

WilliamsPULLMAN, Wash. – “A Nobel Laureate’s Journey: Stockholm via Pullman,” about the life and works of Peruvian author Mario Vargas Llosa, will be presented by Washington State University alumnus Raymond L. Williams at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 24, in the Honors Hall Lounge at Washington State University. » More …

Digital literature preservation series launches at Vancouver

VANCOUVER, Wash. – Much early digital literature can no longer be experienced because today’s technology has passed it by. A videotaping series at Washington State University Vancouver will help preserve the early literature and the human experience of interacting with it.

 

The first session will debut July 8-9 with Stuart Moulthrop, professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, who for the last 25 years has produced many critically significant works of digital writing and art. He will be videotaped performing and talking through one of his best-known pieces, “Victory Garden” (1991), on a vintage Mac Classic.

 

Following his reading, two readers unfamiliar … » More …