CWUEnglish Department NewsEnglish Department Newshttp://www.cwu.edu/english/newsen-usCongratulations to Sam McManis!http://www.cwu.edu/english/node/2689Fri, 25 May 2018 09:58:53<p style="text-align: center;">Congratulations to Grad Student Sam McManis on his CWU SOURCE award!</p><p style="text-align: center;">His entry:<br>Running Down a Dream: Creative Nonfiction and Immersion Reportage.</p><p style="text-align: center;">Sam's mentor: Professor Lisa Norris!</p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/english/sites/cts.cwu.edu.english/files/CWU%20SOURCE%20Sam%20McManis.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 334px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid; margin: 5px;"></p></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></br></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;">Congratulations to Dr. Zach VandeZande!http://www.cwu.edu/english/node/2683Wed, 09 May 2018 13:41:34<p>Congratulations to Dr. Zach VandeZande for his new fiction piece, <a href="https://www.forgelitmag.com/flm/2018/05/07/custom-conditional/"><em>Custom/Conditional</em></a>&nbsp; published in <a href="https://www.forgelitmag.com/flm/">The Forge Literary Magazine</a>!</p><p>Also, check out his interview with Senior Editor, Sommer Schafer, <a href="https://www.forgelitmag.com/flm/2018/05/07/zach-vandezande/">here</a>.</p>Congratulations to Lisa Bren!http://www.cwu.edu/english/node/2680Thu, 26 Apr 2018 11:29:13<p>Congratulations to <a href="https://www.gorgestem.org/the-team-1">Lisa Bren</a>, Online Professional and Creative Writing major, for her first press release published in <a href="http://www.hoodrivernews.com/news/2018/apr/18/stem-hub-microgrants-announced/#h327581-p8">Hood River News</a>!</p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/english/sites/cts.cwu.edu.english/files/images/lisa%20bren.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 600px; border-width: 2px; border-style: solid; margin: 10px;"></p></p style="text-align: center;">Congratulations to Savannah Slone!http://www.cwu.edu/english/node/2679Thu, 26 Apr 2018 11:08:51<p>Congratulations to Savannah Slone, Online Professional and Creative Writing Alum, who is officially a <a href="http://wigleaf.com/">Wigleaf </a>Top 50 Flash Fiction Reader AND a Poetry Reader for <a href="http://www.bostonaccentlit.com/">Boston Accent Lit</a>! Great work, Savannah!</p>Congratulations to Savannah Slone on multiple publications!http://www.cwu.edu/english/node/2678Thu, 26 Apr 2018 11:04:36<p>Congratulations to Savannah Slone, Online Professional and Creative Writing Alum, who has published multiple works this last month. Of these includes her flash fiction piece, "<a href="https://maudlinhouse.net/crimson-exodus/">Crimson Exodus</a>" that was published at <a href="https://maudlinhouse.net/">Maudlin House</a>!</p><p>Also, two new poems are in&nbsp;<a href="http://www.decompmagazine.com/index.htm">decomP&nbsp;magazinE</a>'s&nbsp;March/April 2018 issue. Check out <a href="http://www.decompmagazine.com/slonepoems.htm">"The Evolution of Enormity" and "To Late Night Apprehensions"</a>, which are paired with her recorded audio reading.</p><p>Additionally, two new poems, <a href="http://heroinchic.weebly.com/blog/poetry-by-savannah-slone">"An Exhalation of Dead Things" and "Lunar"</a>, are up on <a href="http://heroinchic.weebly.com/">Anti-Heroin Chic</a>, check them out!</p><p>And finally, Savannah just found out that her poetry chapbook, "Hearing the Underwater," was accepted for publication by <a href="https://www.finishinglinepress.com/">Finishing Line Press</a>.</p><p>Congratulations, Savannah for all of your accomplishments!</p>Congratulations to Zach VandeZande!http://www.cwu.edu/english/node/2674Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:51:37<p>Congratulations to Professor Zach VandeZande for his fiction piece <a href="http://waxwingmag.org/index.php#top" target="_blank"><em>Untitled</em></a> published in <a href="http://waxwingmag.org/index.php#top" target="_blank"><em>Waxwing Literary Journal</em></a>.</p>Congratulations to Lecturer Seanse Ducken!http://www.cwu.edu/english/node/2673Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:46:05<p>Lecturer Seanse Ducken was awarded the Katharine Bakeless Nason Scholarship for the Bread Loaf Environmental Writer's Conference in June.&nbsp; Congratulations Seanse!&nbsp;</p>Congratulations to Zach VandeZande!http://www.cwu.edu/english/node/2672Tue, 17 Apr 2018 09:20:55<p>Check out these <a href="https://www.menacinghedge.com/spring2018/entry-vandezande.php" target="_blank">3 flash fiction pieces</a> by Professor Zachary VandeZande!</p><p>&nbsp;</p>Here is a poem from our very own Professor Lisa Norrishttp://www.cwu.edu/english/node/2671Tue, 17 Apr 2018 09:18:50<p>Here is a poem from our very own Professor Lisa Norris</p><p>"4/16/18 marks the 11-year anniversary of the Virginia Tech shooting. As many of you know, I taught there at the time, so it's a day that I don't forget. Today the Bullets into Bells website published a poem of mine about the experience of revisiting VT after the shooting--"</p><p><a href="https://bulletsintobells.com/2018/04/16/revisiting-virginia-tech/" target="_blank">Revisiting Virginia Tech</a></p><p>&nbsp;</p>Congratulations Joshua Swainstonhttp://www.cwu.edu/english/node/2669Mon, 02 Apr 2018 09:34:03<p>Congratulations to Online Professional and Creative Writing Alum Joshua Swainston whose literary criticism essay <em>"<a href="http://www.seattlestar.net/2018/03/boutique-english-a-beacon-of-individualism-in-an-ever-growing-ocean/" target="_blank">Boutique English</a>"</em> was just published in <a href="http://www.seattlestar.net/" target="_blank"><em>The Seattle Star</em></a>.</p>