Robert Pirsig’s Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance is a treatise on attitude.
When I first read the book, I was home in San Diego for Christmas break, from my graduate studies at the University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop. 269 more words
Two clicks southwest of Iowa City: Past the neon BILLION sign that stakes the auto dealer’s bumper crop, past the blue-lit plains of the muni airport, shimmering from atmosphere, lies an aortic tangle of country roads all leading to the Heartland. 182 more words
By Kelsey Block
Poet Marvin Bell and songwriter Nathan Bell joined the RCAH Center for Poetry on November 11 as guests in our annual Fall Writing Series. 1,391 more words
Last month I have graduated the International Writing Program from the University of Iowa, a cutting edge course dedicated to Fiction, more precisely the art of writing good novels. 3,121 more words
The University of Iowa’s acclaimed Writers’ Workshop is associated with some of the biggest names in modern literature. Philip Roth, John Cheever and Robert Penn Warren served as faculty members here. 704 more words