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Workshop, Gala, Lecture Celebrate Lifetime Accomplishments of Children’s Author Jennifer Bryant ’99M

Workshop, Gala, Lecture Celebrate Lifetime Accomplishments of Children’s Author Jennifer Bryant ’99M

By CHRISTOPHER SARACHILLI ’14 The Castle Mirror Room did not seem like a typical pre-lecture scene at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 21. Rather than hushed murmurs in the seats, […]

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0 commentsApril 16, 2014 at 2:03 pmCampus News

April 2: Writers Return to Campus Series Presents Documentary Film ‘Mona Lisa is Missing’

April 2: Writers Return to Campus Series Presents Documentary Film ‘Mona Lisa is Missing’

Arcadia University’s Writers Return to Campus Series presents the independent film Mona Lisa Is Missing, written and directed by Joe Medeiros and produced by alumna Justine Mestichelli Medeiros. The film […]

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0 commentsMarch 31, 2014 at 2:56 pmEvents

Award-winning Author Jennifer Bryant ’99M Presents on Why She Writes, March 21

Award-winning author Jennifer Bryant will speak at Arcadia University on Friday, March 21, for two events—one aimed at aspiring authors at 2:30 p.m., and one titled “Why I Write” at 7:30 p.m. The events, free and […]

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0 commentsMarch 18, 2014 at 3:23 pmEvents

Actor, Playwright Figueras ’16 Brings Words to Life

Actor, Playwright Figueras ’16 Brings Words to Life

Damien Figueras ’16 writes about his development as an actor and playwright in his first two posts for Because Arcadia. The English and Theater Arts major recently performed in Arcadia University’s […]

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0 commentsMarch 17, 2014 at 4:54 pmCampus News

Feb. 21: Arcadia University Hosts Free Forum on ‘The Practical Realities of Writing’

Feb. 21: Arcadia University Hosts Free Forum on ‘The Practical Realities of Writing’

Arcadia University’s Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, in collaboration with the Philadelphia Writers Conference Free Forum Series, hosts “The Practical Realities of Writing,” on Friday, Feb. 21, from […]

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0 commentsFebruary 18, 2014 at 12:05 pmEvents

Isard Features on ‘Book Fight’ Podcast

Joshua Isard, assistant professor of English and director of the M.F.A. in Creative Writing, is the first guest of 2014 for “Book Fight,” an episodic podcast in which writers critique […]

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Students Captivate at Public Reading on Dec. 5

Students Captivate at Public Reading on Dec. 5

By JASMINE L. HENDERSON ’15 Steven Haasis ’14 once told a teacher, “Math is the universal language.” In fact, the biology major never had interest in written language, much less taking […]

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0 commentsDecember 19, 2013 at 2:01 pmCampus News Scholarly & Creative

Grady Presents on ‘Julius Caesar’ at Shakespeare Colloquium

Grady Presents on ‘Julius Caesar’ at Shakespeare Colloquium

Professor of English Dr. Hugh Grady presented alongside three educators—Eric Johnson-DeBaufre from Harvard University, Naomi Conn Liebler from Montclair State University and Iska Alter from Hofstra University—at the 21st Annual […]

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0 commentsNovember 7, 2013 at 3:45 pmScholarly & Creative

Reale ’99M Publishes Research on African Refugees in Sicily

Faculty Librarian Michelle Reale ’99M recently had two articles related to her research on African refugees in Sicily accepted for publication by SAGE Publications. The first, “One Among Many: Poetic Representation of […]

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0 commentsNovember 7, 2013 at 3:39 pmUncategorized

An Evening with Author Curtis Smith, Nov. 8

An Evening with Author Curtis Smith, Nov. 8

On Friday, Nov. 8, Curtis Smith, whose stories have appeared in more than 75 literary journals, will give a talk at Arcadia University. Setting up his talk with a short […]

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0 commentsOctober 22, 2013 at 9:33 amEvents