Examining the Literature of Love

Madison Stone Valentine’s Day, this year landing on a Sunday, is the highlight of February for many. For one day the normally drab and cold month seems brighter and warmer. The reason for this phenomenon, simply put, is love. Love is expressed in many ways. However, the most diverse and profound method to show it … Continue reading Examining the Literature of Love

Literature community meets to learn

By Jonathan Soder, Features Editor Walk into room 212 in the Upper GC on any given third Thursday of the month and one might find that there is a professor donning a tweed jacket presenting highly-specialized research or reciting a bit of poetry. This is Half Past Three, a monthly gathering for students majoring, minoring … Continue reading Literature community meets to learn

Southwest Christian Literary Conference comes to OBU

By Mikaleh Offerman, Editor-In-Chief Sept. 27-29 the OBU English department welcomed students and professors from across the nation to participate in the 2018 Southwest Conference on Christianity and Literature. American poet, Vanderbilt Centennial Professor and critic Mark Jarman was the keynote speaker for the weekend. “This conference is an opportunity for Christian scholars to join … Continue reading Southwest Christian Literary Conference comes to OBU

Inklings supports OBU writers

By Morgan Jackson, Assistant Arts Editor The Inklings at Oklahoma Baptist University are a group of readers and writers committed to discussing and producing creative stories. “The Inklings, originally, was a group of scholars, writers, and friends in Oxford, England, who gathered to discuss literature and share their own fiction writing,” assistant professor of English … Continue reading Inklings supports OBU writers

Visiting writer seminars next week with Mark Jarman

By Chelsea Weeks, News Editor Oklahoma Baptist University hosts the fourth annual Visiting Writer Seminars with Mark Jarman next Thursday, September 27th and Friday, September 28th. Mark Jarman will conduct a poetry reading Thursday, September 27th at 7:00p.m. in the Tulsa Royalties Auditorium in Bailey Business Center. Jarman is also the keynote speaker for the … Continue reading Visiting writer seminars next week with Mark Jarman