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Interviews

Writing is a Path—Keep Walking! An Interview with Christine Swanberg

April 27, 2017

“The way I would describe [taking a writing class] is sort of like taking a bath with Lava soap: you get really, really clean, but it’s...

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Interrogating the American Moral Code: An Interview with Nickolas Butler

April 26, 2017

Nickolas Butler was born in Allentown, Pennsylvania, raised in Eau Claire, Wisconsin and educated at the University of Wisconsin-Madison...

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Our Streets, Our Struggles, Our Stories—The Milwaukee Poetry of the Resistance

April 22, 2017

Reactionary. Political. Determined. Resistant. These words may ring familiar, difficult, or hopeful in our tough, charged, and harrowing...

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You Are Allowed to Take Breaks from the Fight—An Interview with Kate Harding

April 20, 2017

Kate Harding may not be from Green Bay, but her grandmother was born and raised here, staying until the 1920s. Harding, who will be...

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This Sporting Life—An Interview with Jeff Pearlman

April 20, 2017

Jeff Pearlman is a sports columnist and New York Times bestselling author of seven books. The many complicated people and their...

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Finding Empowerment in the Vulnerable—An Interview with Lisa Fay Coutley

April 19, 2017

“Longing,” “tenacious,” and “digging” can only begin to describe the writing of Lisa Fay Coutley, star UW-Green Bay alumna and Assistant...

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Stalked, Pirated, Erased, Possessed—An Interview with Benjamin Percy

April 19, 2017

Benjamin Percy is a multifaceted author that writes the Green Arrow and Teen Titans series for DC comics, as well as the James Bond...

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The Blobfish is a Party Animal— An Interview with Miranda Paul

April 17, 2017

When she was in elementary school, children’s author and Green Bay native Miranda Paul wanted to be a marine biologist when she grew up....

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Where My Awakening Started—An Interview with Casey Thayer

April 15, 2017

Casey Thayer is a former UW-Green Bay student whose poems have been published in American Poetry Review, Poetry, and other publications....

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Of Shoveling, Cheddarheads, and Sneezing Cows- An Interview with Michael Perry

April 07, 2017

Author Michael Perry’s writing is at turns tough and tender, riotous and rural. This New York Times bestselling author, humorist and...

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Horror is part of our daily life- An Interview with Dan Chaon

April 04, 2017

Dan Chaon’s made a living writing the kind of scary stories that don’t make you look over your shoulder so much as seriously question who...

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