A Master Class with Novelist Boris Fishman

UW-Milwaukee’s Sam & Helen Stahl Center for Jewish Studies and Creative Writing Program proudly present   A master class with novelist Boris Fishman Monday, March 27th, 2017 4 – 5 pm Greene Museum 3367 N. Downer Avenue    Acclaimed novelist Boris Fishman (A Replacement Life, Don’t Let My Baby Do Rodeo) will lead a master class at UWM, in conjunction with his book event at Boswell Book Company at 7 pm the same evening. Fishman will discuss questions of craft—e.g. do I plan out in advance? How do I revise? Do I…

Submit to Furrow!

Submissions The deadline for priority consideration for our Spring 2017 issue is March 1. Furrow publishes poetry, fiction, nonfiction, art, and comics. To be eligible for publication, you must be enrolled as an undergraduate at any college or university at the time of your submission. We only accept work that has not been published elsewhere, in print or online. Please send all submissions as .doc, .docx, .pdf, or .jpeg attachments to furrowmag@gmail.com. In your email, please note the name of the college or university where you’re enrolled. Please leave your name off all pages/images, because we judge submissions anonymously. Poetry: Submit…

Elinor Lipman Feb.19

Elinor Lipman, author of On Turpentine Lane will appear in conversation with Boswell Books’ Daniel Goldwin. 2:00 pm Sunday, February 19 at the Schlitz Audubon Nature Center, 1111 E. Brown Deer Road. Tickets are $26, which includes a copy of On Turpentine Lane and will support the Schlitz Audubon Nature Center. More info at: Boswell Books & Co.

Marjorie Agosin Poetry Reading

at Woodland Pattern 720 E. Locust St. Milwaukee, WI 53212 $8: General Public, $7 Students & Seniors, $6 WPBC Members   Marjorie Agosín is a Chilean-American poet, novelist, critic, essayist, and literary scholar whose work focuses on Latin American literature, human rights, feminism, and memory. Her two most recent volumes of poetry are The White Islands | Las Islas Blancas (Swan Isle Press, 2016) and The Light of Desire | La Luz del Deseo (Swan Isle Press, 2010). Among her numerous other publications are A Cross and a Star: Memoirs of a Jewish Girl in Chile (1995), At…