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Writer's Voice Angie Sijun Lou

Angie Sijun Lou Angie Sijun Lou Poet & PhD Student UC, Santa CruzAngie Sijun Lou is from Seattle and Shanghai. She is a PhD student in literature and creative writing at UC, Santa Cruz. In…

From  Jeff Layne on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Poetry: Alicia Mountain

Alicia Mountain PoetAlicia Mountain is the author of the collection, High Ground Coward, selected as winner of the 2017 Iowa poetry prize. She makes it very clear her poetry is for everyone and…

From  Jeff Layne on February 19th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

From Nunavut to Wallmapu: Indigenous Culture Revitalization and Inter-American Studies

Dr. Hannah Burdette International Languages, Literatures, and Cultures CSU, Chico Dr. Hannah Burdette opens her presentation with a territorial acknowledgement and explains the importance of…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2019 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Graduate Student Reading: Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction

Graduate Writers Workshop CSU, Chico Students from the CSU, Chico English Department’s Graduate Writers Workshop share their writing, covering diverse topics using several different genres.…

From  Jeff Layne on December 14th, 2017 0 likes 125 plays 0  

Writer's Voice - Graduate Student Reading: Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction

Graduate Writers Workshop at CSU, Chico Students from the CSU, Chico English Department’s Graduate Writers Workshop share their writing, covering diverse topics using several different…

From  Jeff Layne on January 6th, 2017 0 likes 105 plays 0  

Hip-hop as a Global Language of Resistance

Una Lsum Multilingual Mexican Hip-hop Artisto DJ Survive Hip-hop DJ from Los Angeles This presentation features two hip-hop artists from indigenous groups in Mexico. Usa Isu is from a…

From  Jeff Layne on November 2nd, 2016 0 likes 104 plays 0  

The Writer's Voice Martha Collins

Martha Collins PhD, Poet, Retired Faculty, University of Massachusetts-Boston and Oberlin College In her recent books, Martha Collins has used her talent with the written word to illuminate the…

From  Jeff Layne on November 2nd, 2016 0 likes 61 plays 0  

I wanted to write - a poem - that rhymes - but revolution doesn't lend - itself to Hip Hopping

Dr. Tracy Butts English Professor, CSU, Chico Dr. Butts takes her title from a poem by the black poet Nikki Giovanni. By its very nature, Hip Hop is revolutionary. Born of necessity, Hip Hop gave a…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Insurgent Poetics: Indigenous Cultural Revitalization in Contemporary Latin America

Dr. Hannah Burdette Faculty, Department of International Languages, Literature's, & Cultures, CSU, Chico “Our word is our weapon” is a saying of the Zapatista movement of…

From  Jeff Layne on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Writer's Voice: Sean Hill

Sean Hill Poet, Visiting Professor, University of Alaska-Fairbanks Born and raised in Milledgeville, Georgia, Sean Hill is the author of Dangerous Goods, awarded the Minnesota Book Award in Poetry,…

From  Jeff Layne on August 15th, 2016 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Writer's Voice: Joan Frank

Joan Frank Joan Frank reads from her essay collection, “Because You Have To: A Writing Life,” which won the ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Award. Commenting on her own writing path,…

From  Jeff Layne on August 15th, 2016 0 likes 35 plays 0