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Advanced Poetry Students Get Published

As part of the Advanced Poetry Workshop class, students are encouraged to submit their poetry to thirty literary magazines throughout the semester. The assignment helps familiarize students with online submission forms as well as with the process of finding and submitting to literary magazines. As a result of these submissions, several Champlain students have been […]

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PoeJam at Speeder and Earls

As part of Burlington’s Book Fair, Champlain College Professional Writing professor Jim Ellefson in the Division of Communication and Creative Media (CCM) organized PoeJam, poetry readings to improvisational music, at Speeder and Earl’s located on Pine Street in Burlington. Several students arrived at the coffee shop on Sept. 15 and for two hours read and listened to poetry. Continue reading

Local Poet Visits CCM Class

Stephen Cramer, local poet and writing/literature professor at University of Vermont, visited Champlain late September to speak to students about “the business of being a poet.” At the invitation of Adjunct Professor Rachel Carter, Cramer spoke to students in her Intermediate Creative Writing class where he “discussed his path as a writer and the ins-and-outs […]

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