• October

    Descriptive Writing Assignments (A Clinic)

    State Farm Hall 103

    The Writing Program and Ames Library will host a workshop on   Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 4:00   in SFH 103 on descriptive writing in the disciplines.  The panel of presenters will include Mike Theune (English) on literary description, Diego Mendez-Carbajo (Economics) on description with numbers, and Kristine Nielsen (School of Art) on visual description and visual rhetoric.  Please contact Mary Ann Bushman by   Oct. 17   if you wish to participate.  The workshop will include examples of assignments that call for descriptive writing—and opportunities for participants to revise their own assignments.  This workshop is supported by a grant from the Mellon Foundation. 

    Sponsored by the The Writing Program & Ames Library