Commentaries - November 2008

When computing was news

A few of us created the project (one of the first of its kind in the U.S.) through which undergraduates received “front-line” computing support in their residences.

Create community post-MFA

Poets & Writers, quite pre-professional, nonetheless fairly often admits or implies that young writers who get MFAs might want or need to do things other than join the acad

Poems for new prez

Partly because I create and produce a regular podcast series in collaboration with the Poetry Foundation of Chicago (Poe


Choice reviewed my recent book back in August.


Shout out to ... the forty or so schoolchildren on the public school bus that drove by our polling place on Tuesday.