Dickinson has named prolific, award-winning novelist and journalist Boubacar Boris Diop the 2018-19 recipient of the Harold and Ethel L. Stellfox Visiting Scholars and Writers Program Award.
Kai Ward ’19 enjoys exploring cross-cultural communication, whether as a children’s writing instructor in Hong Kong, a researcher probing the Cornish language in England or a student leader on campus.
Janel Pineda ’18 will use her Marshall Scholarship to pursue an M.A. in creative writing and education as well as an M.S. in global migrations and social justice.
Hear the "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" and "The Office" star read Susan Perabo's "When Mothers Bully Back" on The New York Times' Modern Love podcast.
Think creative writing is hard? Try writing in a non-native language! Mina Nguyen ’19 loves the challenge, and she's learning, tutoring and translating in several languages too.
Foremost American poet Naomi Shihab Nye discussed culture, writing and the students and faculty she met as 2017-18 Stellfox honoree.
Poet-in Residence and Professor of Creative Writing Adrienne Su earns a spot in "Best American Poetry" for the fourth time.
Unexpected challenges and a liberal-arts edge drove Melissa Lareau ’03 to create a career-rehabilitating soil to make communities more healthy and food secure.
Nomi Small '19 once learned about New Zealand through an online newspaper. Now she’s studying abroad there and keeping abreast of U.S. news as a bill informed by her research is heard.
Iranian-American poet Solmaz Sharif will read and discuss her work during an appearance at Dickinson.
Journalists often seek out Dickinson professors for expert commentary and analysis on a range of important issues.
Just a year after publishing an acclaimed short-story collection, writer-in-residence Susan Perabo will discuss her new, buzzed-about novel with Dickinson alumni and friends in several U.S. cities.
Cooper Wingert ’20, who published 10 books by age 18, discusses his Civil War research, his love of writing and why he chose Dickinson.
John Patrick Shanley, the award-winning writer behind 'Doubt' and 'Moonstruck,' delivers inspiration and advice on everything from trust and authenticity to ‘Goodnight Moon.’
Brittany Barker ’15’s one-woman show in New York City celebrates identity and community.
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