In Episode 23, we talk to Kristiana Willsey about folklore (the field of study and the new Taylor Swift album), the social function of fairy tales and urban legends, and the meaning-making that happens in the stories we tell about our lives.
In Episode 21, we talk to Michelle Brittan Rosado and Corinna McClanahan Schroeder about bringing a sense of play to the composition classroom and repurposing genre in our writing.
In Episode 19, we talk to Meghan P. Nolan about identity fragmentation and embracing our fullest, messiest selves–and empowering our students to do the same.
In Episode 8 we talk to Alejandro Escudé about taking risks in your work and giving yourself permission to write badly.
In our seventh episode we talk to Erik Fuhrer about erasure and collage, the embodied nature of writing, and incorporating other authors and texts into our work.
In Episode 4 we talk to Aimee Herman about coping with anxiety, caring for our students and ourselves, and finding solace in language.