Monthly Archives: September 2010

One Week to Go—Wisconsin Book Festival

Just over a week to the Wisconsin Book Festival where I’ll be sharing a reading with Andrew Park, author of Between a Church and a Hard Place. We’ve traded books, and his is a fascinating tale of raising children in

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Festa di Tutti i Santi—Chicago’s Italian-American All Saints Day

Last Sunday I attended this once-a-year event, a great reunion for Chicago’s Italian-American community at the Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii, a church in the city’s formerly Italian neighborhood, now the home of the University of Illinois. I sat

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Teaching Writing & Rhetoric II this fall

Glad I got a section and will be teaching once again this fall. Always a challenge to see where the students are in their lives, why they’ve chosen Columbia, and what they hope for. in reference to: “” – FYW

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