Meet a Grubbie: Garrard Conley

GrubStreet runs on coffee, printer ink, and community. This series features just some of the Grubbies who make our community strong. In this edition, meet new Memoir Incubator instructor Garrard Conley, author of Boy Erased (Riverhead/Penguin 2016), named one of Oprah's top ten memoirs of 2016

January 17, 2017 | GrubWrites

Meet a Grubbie

Meet a Grubbie: Shubha Sunder

GrubStreet runs on coffee, printer ink, and community. This series features just some of the Grubbies who make our community strong. In this first, meet new Grub instructor Shubha Sunder. Shubha's fiction has appeared in numerous journals, including Crazyhorse, where it won the 2015 Crazyhorse Fiction Prize; Narrative Magazine, where it was a winner of “30 Below;” Michigan Quarterly Review; and The Bangalore Review

January 5, 2017 | GrubWrites

Meet a Grubbie

Workshop Apprehensions

New GrubStreet instructor Shubha Sunder reflects about the value of workshop, and how it's complemented by the solitude of the writing process. Catch Shubha in the classroom teaching Fiction II starting January 12th.

 

December 22, 2016 | Shubha Sunder

The Workshop

Writing about Religion Can Open Eyes

GrubStreet instructor Linda K. Wertheimer's experience with religious intolerance as a child inspired her to explore the climate of intolerance today. Here, she writes on the importance of writing about all religions, especially in a politically turbulent time. Don't miss Linda's class, Writing About Religion, starting January 8th.

November 22, 2016 | Linda Wertheimer

The Writing Life

"We Are Not Singularly Defined by the Things That Kill Us": A Conversation with Clint Smith

Clint Smith III began writing his poetry collection, Counting Descent, in August 2014, shortly after Mike Brown was killed and the protests that started in Ferguson began to spread into a nationwide movement. Since then, he has been named the 2014 National Poetry Slam fellow, given two TED Talks that have been viewed collectively over five million times, and been published in The New Yorker, American Poetry Review, The Guardian, and Boston Review, among others

October 28, 2016 | Alison Murphy

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