Creative Writing/Prose & Poetry (610)Scott Bade, Board Room
Tuesdays, June 5 - July 10
6:30 - 9 pm/6 weeks
In this creative writing class we will explore how language and imagination come together to make the literary arts we are passionate about. We will read, write, and discuss contemporary prose and poetry in a range of styles. Each class will include in-class writing activities, reading and discussion, and will often include workshop discussion of one another s writing.
Chinese Paper Cutting or Jianzhi (611a)Dr. Chengjun Yin, Studio 2
Thursday, June 21
6-9 pm/One day
Jianzhi is the first type of paper-cutting design since Cai Lun in the Eastern Han Dynasty in China invented paper. Today paper cuttings ornament walls, windows, doors, columns, mirrors, lamps and lanterns in homes. Participants will learn the craft as well as the history of paper cutting. This is an opportunity to make hand-made gifts for your family and friends. All materials are included.
Dr. Yin is a visiting scholar at the Confucius Institute at WMU.