You enter an interesting shop filled with robots and interesting devices. There is a scarlet curtain at the back of the store, moving slowly in the cool air. Do you . . . A. Look more closely at the items on the shelves, B. Ask the shopkeeper about the store…

We all know—or think we know—a lot of bats. They are infamous in the public perception, sucking blood, spreading disease, turning into vampires, and running into everything (like you) because they’re so blind. Join bat expert (ecologist and evolutionary biologist) Jeff Shi for a writing exercise on how to tell…

You enter an interesting shop filled with robots and interesting devices. There is a scarlet curtain at the back of the store, moving slowly in the cool air. Do you . . . A. Look more closely at the items on the shelves, B. Ask the shopkeeper about the store…

We meet each week on Tuesdays from 8-9:30pm at 826michigan, inside the Liberty Street Robot Supply and Repair Store at 115 E. Liberty Street. On a typical night, we read 2-3 pieces of writing (culled from national magazines, literary journals, as well as smaller blogs and zines). Then we discuss the merits…

How do you get out of cleaning your room? How do you survive living on the moon? How do you communicate with an alien from another solar system that doesn’t speak your language? These are the questions that our students know how to answer! In this workshop, students will pick…

Continue our journey through history and historical writing with these follow-up sessions to our summer workshop. During these workshop meetings, we’ll continue to explore the art of research and writing, present our progress, and discuss challenges that come up as part of the writing process. We’ll also go over strategies…

We meet each week on Tuesdays from 8-9:30pm at 826michigan, inside the Liberty Street Robot Supply and Repair Store at 115 E. Liberty Street. On a typical night, we read 2-3 pieces of writing (culled from national magazines, literary journals, as well as smaller blogs and zines). Then we discuss the merits…