Marginalia, Graduate Blog

ALTA Conference and Literary Translation

by Steph Jurusz

This semester, I am taking one of the most exciting, unique, and challenging courses in my graduate program so far: Literary Translation. Taught by Aviya Kushner, we have studied theories …

ALTA Conference and Literary Translation

This semester, I am taking one of the most exciting, unique, and challenging courses in my graduate program so far: Literary Translation. Taught by Aviya Kushner, we have studied theories …

Creative Writing - Nonfiction MFA Steph Jurusz, stephanie.jurusz@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Faculty Spotlight: Aviya Kushner

by Steph Jurusz

Aviya Kushner (MFA) is an Assistant Professor in Nonfiction at Columbia College Chicago. I have had the pleasure of being a part of two of her Graduate Nonfiction Workshops since …

Faculty Spotlight: Aviya Kushner

Aviya Kushner (MFA) is an Assistant Professor in Nonfiction at Columbia College Chicago. I have had the pleasure of being a part of two of her Graduate Nonfiction Workshops since …

Creative Writing - Nonfiction MFA Steph Jurusz, stephanie.jurusz@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Why Columbia?

by Steph Jurusz

You may remember my previous two posts where I discussed why I decided to pursue graduate studies and my grad school application process. Today, I’ll discuss why I picked Columbia …

Why Columbia?

You may remember my previous two posts where I discussed why I decided to pursue graduate studies and my grad school application process. Today, I’ll discuss why I picked Columbia …

Creative Writing - Nonfiction MFA Steph Jurusz, stephanie.jurusz@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Toni Nealie Presents at NonfictioNow in Melbourne

by Jenn Tatum

This week, Nonfiction MFA candidate Toni Nealie guest blogs about presenting at the NonfictioNow conference in Melbourne.

Toni Nealie Presents at NonfictioNow in Melbourne

This week, Nonfiction MFA candidate Toni Nealie guest blogs about presenting at the NonfictioNow conference in Melbourne.

Creative Writing - Nonfiction MFA Jenn Tatum, jtatumcotamagana@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Live With Your Writing

by Jenn Tatum

I just had my final thesis meeting of the semester. I’ve submitted 90 or so pages out of the 120 page requirement, and now I’m working on generating the last …

Live With Your Writing

I just had my final thesis meeting of the semester. I’ve submitted 90 or so pages out of the 120 page requirement, and now I’m working on generating the last …

Creative Writing - Nonfiction MFA Jenn Tatum, jtatumcotamagana@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Hi, Y’all!

by Jenn Tatum

My name is Jenn, and I will be returning this year as the Graduate Student Ambassador for the Creative Writing – Nonfiction MFA Program at Columbia College Chicago. I’m looking …

Hi, Y’all!

My name is Jenn, and I will be returning this year as the Graduate Student Ambassador for the Creative Writing – Nonfiction MFA Program at Columbia College Chicago. I’m looking …

Creative Writing - Nonfiction MFA Jenn Tatum, jtatumcotamagana@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Workshop & Wells

by Jenn Tatum

This week we celebrated Aviya Kushner’s birthday. My classmate, Toni Nealie, made a heart-shaped cake complete with fresh raspberry icing.  We sang happy birthday to Aviya and then she sang …

Workshop & Wells

This week we celebrated Aviya Kushner’s birthday. My classmate, Toni Nealie, made a heart-shaped cake complete with fresh raspberry icing.  We sang happy birthday to Aviya and then she sang …

Creative Writing - Nonfiction MFA Jenn Tatum, jtatumcotamagana@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605