Jennifer Forsthoefel, Assistant Professor of English, recalls her early experiences with poetry and English, considers the evolving needs of modern writers learning their craft at the University level, and shares her vision for an expanded Writing Lab at Augsburg.
Continue reading “Season 2, Episode 7 – Jennifer Forsthoefel: The Exercise of Writing”
Some stories were meant to be read aloud. Doug Green, Professor of English, recalls his path to Augsburg and reflects on the capacity of the spoken word to give new life to the roles we play: both those performed in dramatic literature and those that we embody, ourselves, in our everyday lives.
Continue reading “Season 2, Episode 5 – Doug Green: Self-Discovery in Literature and Drama”
Associate Professor Stephan Clark, Director of Augsburg’s MFA program in creative writing, guides students to discover the story-worthy value of their own day-to-day plot twists.
Continue reading “Season 1, Episode 11 – Stephan Clark: Dead Ends and New Directions”
For Bob Cowgill, Associate Professor of English, cinema is not an escape, but rather a potent reflection of our reality. He challenges his students to reevaluate their world through the lens of film —and read beyond the script.
Continue reading “Season 1, Episode 8 – Bob Cowgill: Explorations in Cinema”