Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 6:26pm
After Ross Gay
To the grandmother
in me
who rocks in
her chair
her bones
creak and she
still, frets.
Her knitting needles
scepters, pointers
of the getting
and fetching
and hurry
and less salt
The grandmother in me
always asks
when will I bring
my boyfriend home
for thanksgiving
and when I do
she’ll forget to
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 5:34pm

Borromeo’s work consists of mainly photography, video and public art, highly narrative in form.

Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 6:25pm

This constant motion, a pursuit of restlessness and slight discomfort supports Hayes’s philosophy as a teacher of poetry.

Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 6:18pm

“Painting and performance are both integral to my practice, I mostly react to sounds, either noises I create or good music. I create as a way to process philosophy and to conduct research into ways of being,” said Williams.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 5:47pm

LSA junior Emily Kaufman jokingly refers to herself as a “trans-mama,” a guide of sorts to other women at the University of Michigan who are navigating what it means to be a transgender woman on campus.

“When I first came to this University I knew I was a woman but I didn’t look like a woman,” Kaufman said. “I started transitioning between the fall of ’14 and winter ’15 my freshman year. There was only one other trans girl I knew about in the entire undergraduate class early on.”

Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 8:26pm

According to author Claudia Rankine, the inception of her book-length poem, ‘Citizen: An American Lyric,’ began with the question: “How did that happen?”

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 9:28pm

"In Milton’s “Paradise Lost,” he rewrites Adam and Eve, going into detail about Eve’s hair, a tangled mess that is somehow enticing and intoxicating."

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 7:12pm

The musical involves a cast of hand puppets, each controlled by actors who are visible on stage but seem to fade into the background as the plot progresses.

Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 6:29pm

If our childhood were a Disney Channel show, you would have seen us sharing a split frame, cross-legged on our respective beds, each with a red discman in hand.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 3:02pm

“I am a twin” is the perfect fun fact. Something relatively uncommon that doesn’t change. I hear little gasps or whispers — like they're wondering about a parallel me that exists, or whether or not we parade around in matching outfits finishing each other's sentences.