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Theater, Faculty Art Exhibit, Lectures, Highlight Upcoming Events at Arcadia University

Campus visits from local and nationally recognized authors, the opening of the 2014-15 Arcadia Theater season, and a faculty art exhibition are among the community events that usher in the […]

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0 commentsAugust 20, 2014 at 3:50 pmAnnouncements Events

Dr. Hugh Grady Named Professor Emeritus at Arcadia University

Dr. Hugh Grady Named Professor Emeritus at Arcadia University

Dr. Hugh Grady, a preeminent Shakespearean scholar who taught English literature and writing at Arcadia University for 27 years, has been named professor emeritus at the University. Grady, who retired […]

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0 commentsJuly 2, 2014 at 2:11 pmCampus News

Schall Publishes Poetry in ‘Streetnotes’

Director of the Writing Center Daniel Schall published “Philadelphiamble,” a photo-essay-style set of four poems, in Streetnotes, a peer-reviewed ethnography and poetry journal based at the University of California (Davis). The pieces […]

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0 commentsJune 24, 2014 at 1:57 pmScholarly & Creative

Isard Presents at the Drexel University e-Learning 3.0 Conference

Isard Presents at the Drexel University e-Learning 3.0 Conference

Josh Isard, director of the MFA in creative writing program and assistant professor of English, presented “Mobile Devices, Apps, and Leaving the LMS” to tech writers, consultants, and representatives from […]

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0 commentsMay 29, 2014 at 3:27 pmScholarly & Creative

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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