Noted members of the Boston poetry community came together to honor the late Emerson College professor Sam Cornish, who was Boston’s first Poet Laureate.
Emerson College Associate Professor Jabari Asim was recently named the first recipient of the Elma Lewis Distinguished Fellowship in Emerson’s Social Justice Center.
Dr. Tamera Marko Named Executive Director of the Elma Lewis Center for Civic Engagement and Jabari Asim Named Elma Lewis Distinguished Fellow in the Social Justice Center.
Writing, Literature and Publishing Professor Emerita Charlotte Lindgren got a hug last night from one of her former students: Emmy Award-winning actor and children’s book author Henry Winkler ’67.
Writing, Literature and Publishing Associate Professor Benoit Denizet-Lewis, a contributing writer for The New York Times Magazine, wrote a tribute to former San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Dwight Clark for … Continue Reading Denizet-Lewis Remembrance of 49er Dwight Clark in NYT Magazine
Writing, Literature and Publishing MFA student Porsha Olayiwola has been named Boston’s next Poet Laureate, WBUR is reporting.
Drew Daywalt is the author of New York Times bestsellers The Day the Crayon Came Home and The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors. His most recent book, Sleepy, the Goodnight Buddy, was published in September.
Several students, faculty and staff found an Emerson College first-of-its-kind town hall forum on Nov. 27 to be very constructive and forward-thin
Porsha Olayiwola is a first-year MFA in Creative Writing student studying poetry. Her project, entitled, Black & Ugly As Ever, is a choreopoem that explores “what it means to truly make space for oneself.”
Professor Megan Marshall published a piece in The New Yorker, “The Second Man in the Front Row: A Forgotten Story of the First World War,” about her grandparents’ time in Paris during World War I.