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writing seminars

Literature
Discourse on (Dis)Ability
Published Aug 19, 2018
Emily Dorffer compiled and edited the '(Dis)Ability' anthology to encourage more accurate portrayals of disabled people in literature
Q+A
A tale of medical underdogs
Published Aug 19, 2018
New memoir by JHU writer-in-residence reflects on his younger brother's cancer diagnosis and the doctors who transformed the treatment of childhood leukemia
Liquid culture
Published Fall 2017
Writer Granville Greene makes the case for knowing more about the people who made your mezcal / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Foreign Affairs Symposium
'If you're going to create, failure has to come'
Published Aug 19, 2018
Author, activist, and JHU alum Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie talks politics, race, and writing as part of the Foreign Affairs Symposium
Q+A
Novelist Katharine Noel on family dysfunction
Published Aug 19, 2018
Author, Writing Seminars lecturer reads from her second novel, Meantime, Thursday night at the Ivy Bookshop
Man of letters
Published Fall 2016
For his new book, Michael Kun returns to an old form: the epistolary novel / Johns Hopkins Magazine
FACULTY
A British poet in Baltimore
Published Aug 19, 2018
Sir Andrew Motion settles into life in America as a Homewood Professor of the Arts at Johns Hopkins
Community Learning
Poetic change agents
Published Winter 2015
When Dora Malech started mentoring a Baltimore City teen, she had no idea they'd be designing a course together / Johns Hopkins Magazine
President's Reading Series
'Tap dancing, blackness, and time'
Published Aug 19, 2018
British author Zadie Smith shares bits of her unpublished fourth novel, 'Swing, Time'
Funhouse experience
LETTERS, etc.
Published Aug 19, 2018 Video
Exhibition at George Peabody Library celebrates distinguished career of author John Barth