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Join EarthWalk Mentor Anika Klem as we learn about barks and buds of trees and shrubs of the North Woods, and how to identify them without their leaves. The EARTHWALK FIELD INSTITUTE presents: Earth Skills for Adults 2015, WINTER TREE ID. MARCH 14th, 1-4PM Hawthorn Meadow at Goddard College, Plainfield $25, pre-registration required. No one turned away for lack of funds. RSVP or contact for more info:
Meet faculty, students, and alumni whose work in the world builds communities, defies artistic boundaries, creates justice and inclusion, and bridges nature, culture and well-being. Recent graduates and current students will share their inspiring and varied work and talk about the Goddard experience. The afternoon will include refreshments, creative performances, and short presentations on alternative agriculture, urban herbalism, anti-racist activism, and more.
Port Townsend, WA
An arts festival produced by graduating students of Goddard College's MFA in Interdisciplinary Arts Program in Port Townsend. Free and open to the public. Ten interdisciplinary artists from across the country present Emancipating Boundaries, a collaborative festival of new works at Fort Worden. Events include art exhibitions, performances, community dialogue, and a commencement ceremony open to the public across four venues on the Fort Worden State Park campus, Saturday, March 21, and Sunday, March 22.
A semi-annual reading series hosted by current students and alumni of the MFA in Creative Writing program. Writers from the Goddard College MFA in Creative Writing program present the ninth in a series of literary events. Join us for an evening of literature and friendship with readings of fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, and dramatic writing.
Winner of the Poets Out Loud Prize at Fordham University Press, former BFA faculty member Sara Michas-Martin will read from her first book of poems, Gray Matter. This event is free and open to the public as presented by Goddard's BFA in Creative Writing Program. Questions? Contact Janet Sylvester at firstname.lastname@example.org. About Sara Michas-Martin:
Finish or start your degree at Goddard College. We'll show you how our affordable, low-residency model fits with your busy life! Join us at the Goddard College campus in Plainfield, Vermont to learn more about Goddard's low-residency BA, BFA, MA and MFA degree programs. Attend an information session, meet current students, faculty, and program directors, tour our historic campus & gardens, and have lunch in our renovated Dining Hall. Free! Family and friends welcome. RSVP required.
Analyzing characters' personalities, actions, and reactions: an MFA-level writing workshop with author and MFA faculty member Aimee Liu. Join author and Goddard College MFA faculty member Aimee Liu for a sample of the Goddard MFA experience. For writers of fiction or nonfiction. Learn how to develop authentic characters using the basics of personality structure.
Visiting writer for the BFA in Creative Writing Program reads from his work. Free and open to the public. Brian Evenson is the author of a dozen books of fiction, most recently the story collection Windeye (Coffee House Press, 2012) and the novel Immobility (Tor, 2012), both of which were finalists for a Shirley Jackson Award.