This video features an original poem by State Poet Laureate Shari Wagner ’80, recited by State Poetry Out Loud Champion Grace Milligan, and original music composed by Timothy Carlos. This video was produced by Think Ahead Studios inIndianapolis, as a tribute to the 50th Anniversary of the Indiana Arts Commission.
The Goshen College Record claimed 28 Indiana Collegiate Press Association (ICPA) awards, including “Newspaper of the Year,” in a competition among Indiana colleges.
Sofia Samatar ’94 talks about her new novel, “The Winged Histories,” which follows the paths of four women — a soldier, poet, socialite and scholar — whose lives are undervalued in Olondria, and who must face the ravages of a war.
After Mike Hostetler’s retirement from academia in 2011, he knew the Goshen area would serve as inspiration as he embarked on his first novel, “Held Goes Forth.”
Luckily, there are authors and books out there like Sofia Samatar’s The Winged Histories (the sequel to A Stranger in Olondria, though it can totally stand on its own, too), a fantastic tale of an ancient war and four women both brought together and torn apart by it’s horrors, all doing their very best to change my perception on the whole fantasy genre.
WVPE Morning Edition host Michael Linville speaks with Shari Wagner ’80, the new poet laureate of Indiana.
The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) announced this week the selection of Shari Wagner, a 1980 Goshen College graduate, as the new Indiana State Poet Laureate.
Jeff Gundy ’75, a professor of English at Bluffton (Ohio) University, has been named 2014 Ohio Poet of the Year for his collection, “Somewhere Near Defiance,” published last year by Anhinga Press.
This summer, 18 Goshen College students are participating in the Maple Scholars Summer Research Program.
When we keep hearing about the plans of our peers, we may become worried about our own plans. Maybe we aren’t doing the right thing, or we worry that we’ll get stuck doing something we don’t love, or we compare ourselves to others.