Wabash Prize Winner Anna Journey Finds New Sylvia Plath Poem

BY MARK LEAHY, Web Editor Thanks to Sarah Layden for the heads up.  Seems that Anna Journey, winner of Sycamore’s 2005 Wabash Prize for Poetry, has discovered a previously unpublished Sylvia Plath poem in the archives at Indiana University.  The poem appears to be a reaction to Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby written in Plath’s senior … Continue reading Wabash Prize Winner Anna Journey Finds New Sylvia Plath Poem

Zadie Smith and How It’s Done

BY MARK LEAHY, Web Editor Zadie Smith gave a reading at the lovely Butler University campus, about an hour south of your humble bloggers.  Aside from looking just like she does in her pictures, she gave what just might be the best fiction reading I have ever been to (excepting, possibly, a reading by Sharon … Continue reading Zadie Smith and How It’s Done