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the #newschool: "who dares do more is none."

In Act I, scene vii of William Shakespeare’s “The Tragedy of Macbeth,” as the title character debates whether to murder King Duncan, who is both his kinsman and his house guest, he says to his wife, “I dare do all that may become a man; who dares do more is none.” Macbeth has just halted a rebellion, has been awarded a new title, and is enjoying honor among his peers when he expresses this sentiment about manhood. 429 more words

The Deep South

New School MFA Student Reading: "Lilaca" (My Screwed-Up Short Story Involving a Demon)

“Lilaca tried to disappear…”

I’m bad at nanowrimo2017. But I read my in-progress fantastical short story aloud to MFA students at the New School Wollman Hall. 58 more words

New York City

Fiction Forum with Édouard Louis

“There is nothing more objective than pain.”

Raised in the griminess of post-industrial northern France, French queer author Edouard Louis read a sample of The End of Eddy… 49 more words

New York City

Wells Fargo Lends $92M on New School Dormitory Refinancing

Wells Fargo has provided Bhatia Development Organization and Sherwood Equities with roughly $92 million to refinance a dormitory for The New School near Union Square, according to property records made public yesterday. 332 more words


Recapping the Last 24 Hours: Making a Fool of Myself Before Ethan Hawke at NYFF55

I was honored with an acceptance from the Critic’s Academy fellowship at the New York Film Festival (NYFF55). This opened an overwhelming flood of opportunities and placed me into rather momentous social occasions. 332 more words