Marginalia, Graduate Blog

Submitting Your Work

by Parker Stockman

                  Do you see that up there? My name is on an article. I’ve been published over at Role Reboot! My friend …

Submitting Your Work

                  Do you see that up there? My name is on an article. I’ve been published over at Role Reboot! My friend …

Creative Writing - Fiction MFA Parker Stockman, parker.stockman@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

FITTING IN: THE MFA EDITION

by Daniel Scott Parker

“A what?” “A poet.” As if having my entire extended family think I just walk around in a beret and snapping my fingers isn’t hard enough, leave it to the …

FITTING IN: THE MFA EDITION

“A what?” “A poet.” As if having my entire extended family think I just walk around in a beret and snapping my fingers isn’t hard enough, leave it to the …

Daniel Scott Parker MFA Poetry Daniel Scott Parker, danielsparker@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Interview with Chris Terry

by Parker Stockman

I have a very special blog for you, MarginAliens! I interviewed Chris Terry, the man whose Graduate Ambassador position I took after he graduated from the Fiction MFA program here …

Interview with Chris Terry

I have a very special blog for you, MarginAliens! I interviewed Chris Terry, the man whose Graduate Ambassador position I took after he graduated from the Fiction MFA program here …

Creative Writing - Fiction MFA Parker Stockman, parker.stockman@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Publishing Parties

by Danielle Holtz

My formal unit is almost complete. My students have reflected on their writing, rewritten one selected work, reviewed it with a friend, edited it with a friend (and then had …

Publishing Parties

My formal unit is almost complete. My students have reflected on their writing, rewritten one selected work, reviewed it with a friend, edited it with a friend (and then had …

Elementary Education MAT Danielle Holtz, danielle.holtz@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Spring Break & DIY

by Josh Young

So, as I’m writing this, I’m smack-dab in the middle of spring break. When you read this, I will be smack-dab in the middle of the week following spring break. I’m sorry.

Spring Break & DIY

So, as I’m writing this, I’m smack-dab in the middle of spring break. When you read this, I will be smack-dab in the middle of the week following spring break. I’m sorry.

Creative Writing - Poetry MFA Josh Young, joyoung@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

A Brief Collection of Students’ Published Work

by Katie Kather

We are about six or seven months into the Journalism MA program, and it has been hard. We rely on each other a lot: to vent, brainstorm, and share each other’s …

A Brief Collection of Students’ Published Work

We are about six or seven months into the Journalism MA program, and it has been hard. We rely on each other a lot: to vent, brainstorm, and share each other’s …

Journalism MA Katie Kather, kathryn.kather@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

A Visit to Book and Paper Arts

by Josh Young

On Tuesday March 5th, the day of our little snowstorm, my Illustrated Victorian Poetry class made our way down Wabash, all the way to 1104 Wabash to visit the Book …

A Visit to Book and Paper Arts

On Tuesday March 5th, the day of our little snowstorm, my Illustrated Victorian Poetry class made our way down Wabash, all the way to 1104 Wabash to visit the Book …

Creative Writing - Poetry MFA Josh Young, joyoung@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

The Diegesis Release PARTY!!!

by Josh Young

On Saturday February 23rd, I celebrated the release of my third book, The Diegesis. As you may know (from my previous blog post about it), this book is a collaborative poetry-hybrid …

The Diegesis Release PARTY!!!

On Saturday February 23rd, I celebrated the release of my third book, The Diegesis. As you may know (from my previous blog post about it), this book is a collaborative poetry-hybrid …

Creative Writing - Poetry MFA Josh Young, joyoung@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

One Essay a Day

by Jenn Tatum

I recently met with my thesis advisor, Jenny Boully, to discuss the 110 page draft I submitted. We met on Valentine’s Day, enjoyed some coffee and treats, and she gave …

One Essay a Day

I recently met with my thesis advisor, Jenny Boully, to discuss the 110 page draft I submitted. We met on Valentine’s Day, enjoyed some coffee and treats, and she gave …

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

What is So Great About Columbia College Chicago? Well…

by Josh Young

The truth of it is that I’m ready to be done with school. I’ve pretty much been going nonstop since I was 24 and starting the second half of my …

What is So Great About Columbia College Chicago? Well…

The truth of it is that I’m ready to be done with school. I’ve pretty much been going nonstop since I was 24 and starting the second half of my …

Creative Writing - Poetry MFA Josh Young, joyoung@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

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