Beth Burnett

Storyteller

Welcome to Sonya Schryer Norris, author of the Katherine Philips research blog series with a new guest post. Radicals Become Librariansby Sonya Schryer Norris In 1991, during my sophomore year of college at Michigan State, I planned to live on a commune after graduation. We’d count up loose change to buy Sharpies for placards and …

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It’s been a very good year. I think, on the whole, it falls more into the joy category than the grief. There has been some struggle, most of it financial. But I keep reminding myself that I have a roof over my head. I have friends who have helped in bad times. I have a …

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I love this video series from Oregon State University. They are brief videos of the university’s professors explaining various literary terms and concepts. While these videos are great for students and teachers, I also find them interesting as a writer. After all, we should be thinking about literary devices in our writing. And we can’t …

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