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John Barth: A tribute

Teacher, teacher

Spring 2015
The list of writers guided by John Barth is long and distinguished. One pays tribute. / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Top 10 times two

July 23, 2014 11:00:00 am
JHU's creative writing, robotics programs recognized on top 10 lists

Poet, professor Mary Jo Salter elected to AAAS

April 24, 2014 8:49:00 am
She is among 204 new members selected for academy's 2014 class

On literature, and chairs

April 2, 2014 9:10:00 am
Irish author Colm Tóibín reads from his ninth novel, 'The Testament of Mary,' in President's Reading Series

Writing Sems grad honored

March 20, 2014 11:45:00 am
Chimamanda Adichie wins National Book Critics Circle Award for her third novel, 'Americanah'

Where the work gets done

Jan-Feb 2014
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The convenience of having one's entire office in a machine as slim as a copy of 'The Paris Review' has not made moot the writer's room / Gazette
Of note

Creative collection

January 6, 2014 11:30:00 am
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Sheridan Libraries acquire notes, manuscripts, lectures of American fiction writer, essayist, teacher, and 1951 JHU graduate John Barth
Novel Nominee

Could be 'Someone'

September 19, 2013 3:20:00 pm
Writing Seminars' McDermott on National Book Award longlist for fiction, her third nomination for the award she won in 1998
Book report

Let's talk about race

July 30, 2013 12:04:00 pm
Writing Seminars grad paints rich picture of immigrant experience in third novel, 'Americanah'
Q+A with Jessica Anya Blau

Coming of age in the '80s

May 29, 2013 1:50:00 pm
Writing Seminars alum talks about her new novel, identity, sex, and Billy Idol

Comically painful portrait

March 8, 2013 12:07:00 pm
Jami Attenberg, Writing Seminars alumna, returns to Baltimore for two readings from her third novel, 'The Middlesteins'

The smart set

Spring 2013
Author Kristopher Jansma on the writing life—and why a little solitude can be a good thing / Johns Hopkins Magazine

To '30 Rock,' with love

February 5, 2013 11:19:00 am
Following the final episode of 30 Rock, a fan remarks on the show's parallels to another comedy classic / The Baltimore Sun
From the archives

On life in the bubble

January 8, 2013 11:30:00 am
A profile of Richard Ben Cramer, A&S '71, published in the November 1992 issue of Johns Hopkins Magazine

Mister nice guy

Winter 2012
As a cartoonist, Tim Kreider seemed to loathe almost everybody, but his essays tell a different story / Johns Hopkins Magazine