Tag Archives: College of Wooster

The First Time Billy Killed Himself

For those who don’t know, a good number of the editorial assistants of Artful Dodge are students at The College of Wooster in Ohio and end up working on the magazine by either serving as editor-in-chief Daniel Bourne’s research assistant … Continue reading

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That village that on maps, is nothing but empty space…

At Artful Dodge, we love celebrating the places we’ve come from, the places we’ve been to, and the places that have made us who we are. Almost all of the work we publish carry in them this “sense of place,” … Continue reading

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Fact, Fiction, or Photographs?

I realized it’s been a while since I posted anything from Artful Dodge‘s graphic arts section and so, as I was leafing through some back issues trying to rectify the situation, I came across this intriguing set of photograph-story collaborations. Published as Graphica … Continue reading

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Clearing, from AD 30/31

A very short prose piece from Artful Dodge 30/ 31 by Joel Brouwer: Clearing You breathe easier in the clearing, as if a stone was lifted from your chest, or the voltage lowered. Before that, everything’s awkward, you never know … Continue reading

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I am an Ostrich

The very first issue of Artful Dodge was published in January 1979 by our beloved editor-in-chief Daniel Bourne in Bloomington, Indiana and during my first summer as his editorial assistant, I was not only given the responsibility to digitally archive … Continue reading

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Literary Cats and Ailurophile Authors

For some unknown reason, good or bad, literary types have often been associated with the loving of cats. Not that dogs, birds, and the occasional fish haven’t been featured in classic and modern literature, but literary cats seem to carry … Continue reading

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Introducing…Blast from the Past! Stay tuned this week as we start posting interviews with famous authors conducted by Artful Dodge editors and staff. First author? Tess Gallagher!


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New Blog by Daniel Bourne

Hello again, lovely writers at WordPress! I am pleased to announce that Artful Dodge’s editor-in-chief, our very own Prof. Daniel Bourne, now has his own WordPress blog! Exciting, right? Here’s the link: danielbourne.voices.wooster.edu The blog will feature his personal writing (coming … Continue reading

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War and Peace and Me: Daniel Bourne

In 2008, Barnwood Press on Seattle, Washington published the second volume of Poet’s Bookshelf, a unique and extraordinary anthology edited by Peter Davis and Tom Koontz. The book features short write-ups by one hundred and one contemporary poets as they list and talk about … Continue reading

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