So, cross out this sentence, and write a better one!
Creative writing is an arts program for people who create with words. It is guided by a faculty who practice the art. On a campus that values art. Located just 30 miles north of where that art shouts out to the world.
Is it practical (your parents might ask)? Yes.
Writing remains the skill most central to thinking, and to success. It may even put you on the road to fame. But at this moment, those thoughts should be secondary to the idea that you are about to enter a program designed to turn on your brain and give it voice.
Jiaming “Andy” Tang ’18 earns a Breakout 8 Writers Prize.
This year’s Roy and Shirley Durst Distinguished Chair in Literature, Michael Chabon, welcomed his longtime friend, Neil Gaiman, for a wide-ranging and warm discussion.
Andrew Salomon has endowed a fund for aspiring journalists.
The only two Americans to have ever won the prestigious Man Booker Prize both spoke at Purchase in 2017.
Katie Katamura, author of A Separation, and Hari Kunzru, whose most recent novel is White Tears spoke to a rapt audience on September 13.
Cende is the latest band formed at Purchase to garner acclaim.