Coal Lavalais (’13, ’15) Interviewed on THE TOAST

Coal Lavalais (’13, ’15) Interviewed on THE TOAST

In Cole Lavalais’ debut novel Summer of the Cicadas, Viola “Vi” Moon hopes to leave her experience at a mental health facility behind when she enrolls in a small black college in the south, but the stability she hoped she’d gain fractures more quickly than she...
This Ends Now: Fiction in Time of Crisis by Brian Gilmore (’14, 15)

This Ends Now: Fiction in Time of Crisis by Brian Gilmore (’14, 15)

Brian Gilmore (’14, ’15) made the following presentation at AWP 2016 in Los Angeles as part of a panel entitled This Ends Now.   As a poet, and writer in many other genres, politics has never been too far from my writing. By the time I took writing serious...