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Writers' Roundtable

A monthly show hosted by Professor Ron Block, Rowan University College of Communication, on the 4th Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m.
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Writers' Roundtable
(Jan 25, 2016) Play Dowanload

Host Ron Block is joined by the editorial staff and contributors to Rowan University's Avant magazine. The staff details their background as writers, the editorial process involved with their work, and more.

Writers' Roundtable
(Dec 28, 2015) Play Dowanload

Rowan University professor Ron Block speaks with Rich Handley and Joseph Berenato, editors of the book, "A Long Time Ago: Exploring the Star Wars Cinematic Universe." They talk about Star Wars' popularity, how timeless it is, and the excitement of the new movie in the series. They look at the future of the series and why the original was so successful.

Writers' Roundtable
(Oct 26, 2015) Play Dowanload

Rowan University professor Ron Block speaks with Katie Budris, a Rowan faculty member and author of the book, "Prague In Synthetics." She talks about her experience as editor-in-chief of Glassworks Magazine, a publication of Rowan University's Master of Arts in Writing program.

Writers' Roundtable
(Apr 27, 2015) Play Dowanload

Rowan University professor Ron Block speaks with Gerard Brown, a writer, painter, and assistant professor at Temple University. His work is being shown at the Rowan University Art Gallery until May 9. The two discuss Brown's work with symbol-based communication, and translating words and paintings into coding systems.

Writers' Roundtable
(Oct 27, 2014) Play Dowanload

This episode's guest is Julia MacDonnell Chang, also known by her pen name Julia MacDonnell. She is a creative writing professor at Rowan University. Her work has appeared in the Boston Globe, New York Daily News, North Dakota Quarterly, American Literary Review, and the Alaska Review. She is the creative non-fiction editor of Philadelphia Stories and is the author of two novels. She talks about her books as well as her experiences in writing.

Writers' Roundtable
(Sep 22, 2014) Play Dowanload

Rowan University professor Ron Block speaks with student members from Rowan's literary magazine, Avant, about poetry, the magazine, and more.

Writers' Roundtable
(Jul 28, 2014) Play Dowanload

Ron Block speaks with Rowan University Professor Ned Eckardt. Professor Eckardt is the author of Documentary Filmmakers Handbook which is the complete guide to all phases of documentary production. He talks about the great growth of documentaries in recent years and explains that this is the age of the documentarian.

Writers' Roundtable
(May 26, 2014) Play Dowanload

Ron Block speaks with the author of a collection of poetry called The Edge of Known Things, Kelly Madigan. Kelly talks about how her lifestyle is characterized by simplicity and travel and how that reflects in her work. She also reads a few poems from the collection.

Writers' Roundtable
(Mar 24, 2014) Play Dowanload

Rowan University Creative Writing Professor Ron Bloc with award winning author, R.G. Evans. R.G. Evans talks about his book, Over Tipping the Ferrymen, the inspiration behind the books title, and how his work has changed over the years. He also reads some of his poems from the book.

Writers' Roundtable
(Feb 24, 2014) Play Dowanload

Rowan University Creative Writing Professor Ron Block speaks with editors and readers of Rowan Universitys Avant magazine; Hannah, Mike and Alex. The three of them discuss the literary magazine and the editorial process behind it. They also each read a piece of literature from the most recently published edition of Avant magazine.

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