President Tom Rochon has announced that “Ten Thousand Saints,” the debut novel by assistant professor of writing Eleanor Henderson, has been selected for the First-Year Reading Initiative for the 2012–13 academic year. The book has earned across-the-board praise for its sensitive portrayals of youthful rebellion and family dynamics.
ITHACA, NY — The Distinguished Visiting Writers Series at Ithaca College will host a reading on Wednesday, Oct. 26, by poet Evie Shockley. Free and open to the public, her presentation is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in Klingenstein Lounge, Egbert Hall.
The editors of the Norton anthologies will reprint work published by Writing Department faculty Catherine Taylor’s independent press (Essay Press) in an upcoming anthology. The selection will bring work from Carla Harryman’s Essay Press book, Adorno’s Noise, to thousands of additional readers.