Creative Writing – NonfictionCategory
What’s summer without a little poetry and nonfiction? I’ve missed going to readings since school let out, and in the past week or so, ..
It’s been about three weeks since I finished the semester, and I haven’t written a single word. That’s right. I’m admitting it. I have..
I can’t believe that I didn’t wake up and go to class this morning. I didn’t teach. I didn’t work. I didn’t crack open a book or have ..
Maddison Hamil is a first-year MFA candidate in the Nonfiction program at Columbia. I have had the opportunity to work with Maddison c..
This week I had the opportunity to meet with some of our newly admitted students, and I was so pleased to have met all of them (or you..
I’ve been thinking about the opening line of T.S. Eliot’s “The Wasteland.”
“April is the cruellest month.”
And I’ve been thinkin..
My first class at Columbia was on a Monday night with Professor David Lazar. It was History of the Essay, a class that exposed me to e..
It is time for me to choose a Thesis Advisor. In the third year of the Nonfiction MFA program, we have the opportunity to work closely..
I ‘ve been reading Three Steps on the Ladder of Writing by Helene Cixous and in the section, “The School of the Dead,” she quotes Kafk..