The Human Being is Coming Back into Fashion
Professional writers and educators share their techniques for teaching imaginative writing and review books on writing pedagogy and related subjects. Please visit the Teachers & Writers website to learn more and to view this month's current lesson plan and featured writer. Will Alexander is a poet, novelist, essayist, and educator who lives in Los Angeles. He has three works forthcoming: a trilogy of novels, Sunrise and Armageddon, from Spuyten Duyvil; a novella, Alien Weaving, from Green Integer; and a book of poems, Sri Lankan Loxodrome, from Canopic Press. Following are excerpts of an aleatory talk given by Will Alexander at Teachers & Writers Collaborative on Thursday, October 3, 2002, to a group of teaching artists. Throughout his talk, Mr. Alexander was accompanied on guitar by Alan Smerdjian.