Archive for category: Literature

Creative Writing Students Face Off in Golden Gloves Literary Competition

Creative Writing Students Face Off in Golden Gloves Literary Competition

On Wednesday Dec. 3, the creative writing department from both Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) and Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) hosted its first annual Golden Gloves Literary Competition.

Robert Miraldi Wins Sperber Award for Hersh Biography

Robert Miraldi Wins Sperber Award for Hersh Biography

On Wednesday, Nov. 19, retired journalist and author Robert Miraldi will add another accolade to his mantle as winner of the 2014 Ann M. Sperber Award for “Seymour Hersh: Scoop Artist,” a biography on the Polk and Pulitzer Prize-Winning investigative journalist.

Fordham Student Publishes ‘New York Nights’

Fordham Student Publishes ‘New York Nights’

There are many things that set Brandon Harmer, FCLC ’15, apart from his classmates.

Poets Out Loud Presents Jill Bialosky and Kimberly Johnson

Poets Out Loud Presents Jill Bialosky and Kimberly Johnson

Poets Out Loud kicked off their 2014-2015 reading series with two distinguished poets, Jill Bialosky and Kimberly Johnson.

Comma Interrobang: Clipped Wings

Comma Interrobang: Clipped Wings

When I was a kid I used to have dreams about flying pretty frequently. Once every two weeks, probably.

Mary Higgins Clark Visits Fordham

Mary Higgins Clark Visits Fordham

On Tuesday, April 29, 2014, Mary Higgins Clark, Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) ’79, spoke to students in Professor of English Mary Bly’s Publishing: Theory and Practice class. Clark led a discussion on her works as a whole as well as signing copies of her 1975 best-seller “Where Are The Children?”

2014 Reid Writer Poets Hold Panel Discussion

2014 Reid Writer Poets Hold Panel Discussion

Award-winning poets Vievee Francis and Tracy K. Smith read excerpts from and signed copies of their books of poetry at Fordham University.

Best-Selling Writer Elizabeth Gilbert holds Talkback at FCLC

Best-Selling Writer Elizabeth Gilbert holds Talkback at FCLC

On April 8, Mary Bly, professor of English at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC), hosted New York Times best-selling writer Elizabeth Gilbert, author of “Eat, Pray, Love,” in her class Publishing: Theory and Practice.

Comma Interrobang: You Have Diabetes

Presuming that you yourself are not diabetic, at 7 years old, you only know so much about diabetes.

The Comma Interrobang: The Big Apple

The Comma Interrobang: The Big Apple

Folks. Here’s a fun fact: Biblical texts make no direct allusion to any specific type of fruit, apple or otherwise, in the sections pertaining to the Edenic myth. You know, Eve, Adam, Forbidden Fruit, Genesis (not the band) - not one Granny Smith or Macintosh to be found.