Marginalia, Graduate Blog

Experimentation and Expansion

by Steph Jurusz

As writers, we all have our set methods, preferred places and times to write, our tried and true practices that guarantee success…or do we?

Experimentation and Expansion

As writers, we all have our set methods, preferred places and times to write, our tried and true practices that guarantee success…or do we?

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

Experimental Imaging

by Evan Baden

Over in the photography department, we are lucky to have a chair that is interested in experimenting. This semester, the Digital Imaging Pod opened on the 9th floor of the …

Experimental Imaging

Over in the photography department, we are lucky to have a chair that is interested in experimenting. This semester, the Digital Imaging Pod opened on the 9th floor of the …

Photography MFA Evan Baden, evan.baden@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Conclusions II

by Monica Brown

I finished my last class at Columbia and have completed my MA in Interdisciplinary Arts. At the beginning of the year, I was looking forward to this moment. To the …

Conclusions II

I finished my last class at Columbia and have completed my MA in Interdisciplinary Arts. At the beginning of the year, I was looking forward to this moment. To the …

Interdisciplinary Arts MA Monica Brown, monica.brown@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Flood Relief: A Weekend at Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum

by Hannah King

This past weekend I traveled to Two Rivers, Wisconsin to the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum. As you know from my last post, this trip had been planned months …

Flood Relief: A Weekend at Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum

This past weekend I traveled to Two Rivers, Wisconsin to the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum. As you know from my last post, this trip had been planned months …

Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts MFA Hannah King, hking@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Wednesday to Wednesday: Snapshot of a Week

by Hannah King

A lot is going on around school right now. It’s thesis time, projects are wrapping up in anticipation of the end of the semester, and we have guests coming in …

Wednesday to Wednesday: Snapshot of a Week

A lot is going on around school right now. It’s thesis time, projects are wrapping up in anticipation of the end of the semester, and we have guests coming in …

Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts MFA Hannah King, hking@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

On Being a Graduate Assistant

by Hannah King

Last semester I had the wonderful opportunity to serve as adjunct faculty within our department and work with some great undergraduate students. This semester I am working as a graduate …

On Being a Graduate Assistant

Last semester I had the wonderful opportunity to serve as adjunct faculty within our department and work with some great undergraduate students. This semester I am working as a graduate …

Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts MFA Hannah King, hking@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Robots, Socialites, and Realists: The Secret Friends of the Book and Paper Grad Student

by Hannah King

I have often found, being a book arts/paper student for a while now, that ideas are quick and production takes a really long time (see Four Monologues Project). This means …

Robots, Socialites, and Realists: The Secret Friends of the Book and Paper Grad Student

I have often found, being a book arts/paper student for a while now, that ideas are quick and production takes a really long time (see Four Monologues Project). This means …

Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts MFA Hannah King, hking@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Considering Past, Present, and Future: The College Book Arts Association Conference

by Hannah King

Over the break I had the pleasure of attending the College Book Arts Association (CBAA) Conference in San Francisco. If you’re counting, this was the third conference I have attended …

Considering Past, Present, and Future: The College Book Arts Association Conference

Over the break I had the pleasure of attending the College Book Arts Association (CBAA) Conference in San Francisco. If you’re counting, this was the third conference I have attended …

Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts MFA Hannah King, hking@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Thinking Through Making

by Hannah King

Every first year student in Book and Paper has to take a course called Thinking Through Making. In this course you spend five weeks in the print shop, five weeks …

Thinking Through Making

Every first year student in Book and Paper has to take a course called Thinking Through Making. In this course you spend five weeks in the print shop, five weeks …

Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts MFA Hannah King, hking@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Student Interview: Boo Gilder

by Hannah King

What were you doing before you came to the Book and Paper Arts program (what is your background)? I have an undergraduate degree in studio art with a concentration in …

Student Interview: Boo Gilder

What were you doing before you came to the Book and Paper Arts program (what is your background)? I have an undergraduate degree in studio art with a concentration in …

Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts MFA Hannah King, hking@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605