Bookishness: On Fetishizing the Book in the Age of its Disappearance
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Bookishness: On Fetishizing the Book in the Age of its Disappearance

Bookishness (n): fetishizing, appreciating, and keeping the body of the book December 6th, 2016; San Diego, California. Students can be seen wielding large, caffeinated drinks and even larger sweatpants as they hunch over their laptops, trying to cram a semester’s worth of material into their memories. This is how early December typically is in San … Continue reading

Ellen Bass Reading at San Diego State University
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Ellen Bass Reading at San Diego State University

On Wednesday, November 16, 2016, a very talented poet came to honor San Diego State University with her presence. Ellen Bass, award-winning author, educator, and editor of feminist poetry anthology No More Masks: An Anthology of Twentieth-Century American Women Poets, came to do a reading of a select few poems from her latest and most powerful work yet, Like A Beggar, published in April of 2014. Continue reading