Faculty News

Transient’s Theme
Bethany Ides was recently interviewed in Bomb magazine.
Transient’s Theme, her month-long project, a soap-operatic opera in four acts, was presented & performed at The Knockdown Center in Queens, NY, October 2014.

Andrew Mossin has published an interview with the poet, Nathaniel Mackey, in the latest issue of The Iowa Review (Winter 2015) – the longest interview ever to be published in the pages of this journal. He also has new poetry in Conjunctions 63: Speaking Volumes, and work forthcoming in Hambone.

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Another Insane Devotion
An excerpt from Peter Trachtenberg‘s novel is out in StoryQuarterly February 2015, and he also has an essay in the winter issue of the L.A. Review of Books. His long essay “Inside the Tiger Factory” will appear in the Virginia Quarterly Review this summer. Oh, and he was just approved for tenure at the University of Pittsburgh. Congrats Peter!

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Cow House Studios
Tim Casey has been awarded a week-long Arts Educator Residency at Cow House Studios in Wexford, Ireland, for a week in April, 2015. He will work on a series of site-related watercolor studies, as well as do research for a novel in progress, which involves Irish and Irish-American characters.

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Rilke Shake
Order your copy of Rilke Shake, out 2/15/15, which was translated by Hilary Kaplan!