North Carolina author Nancy Peacock will read from her work on Tuesday, November 12, at 7 p.m. in Harris 214. The event is sponsored by Meredith's Department of English. The event is free and open to the public. Peacock is the author of A Broom of One's Own: Words on Writing, Housecleaning, and Life. Part writing guide and part … Continue reading Nancy Peacock to read on Tuesday, November 12, 7 p.m.
As part of her visit to Meredith’s campus, author Gwendolyn Oxenham treated students in the department of English to an inspiring discussion of writing and creativity. Oxenham spoke about the process of crafting her memoir, Finding the Game, and shared writing tips and prompts to help students enliven details in their writing. The author also … Continue reading Summer Reading Author Participates in English Department Programs
Three Meredith College alumnae will discuss their work as authors of young adult literature, one of the publishing world’s most popular genres, during a special campus event. The Young Adult Authors Panel will be held April 8, 2013, at 10 a.m. in the Chapel Common Room. Participating authors are Jerrie Preston Bibb Oughton, ’63, author … Continue reading Alumnae Authors to Discuss Young Adult Literature and Publishing
6th Annual Meredith Young Writers' Camp The 6th Annual Meredith Young Writers’ Camp will be held July 8-12, 2013. Rising 6th, 7th, and 8th grade girls are invited to the Meredith Young Writers' Camp, where they will have a chance to sharpen creative writing skills, read and discuss lively works of literature, and write fiction, drama, poetry, … Continue reading English Summer Programs