We navigate the modern world through language: Texts, tweets, forms, documents and disclaimers of all sorts. But a new anthology raises a powerful question. question.
Matthew Vollmer reads from the introduction to his new collection titled “Fakes”.
“Fakes” is anthology of short essays by acclaimed writers including George Saunders, Lorrie Moore, Donald Bartleme and others. Each one, a fictionalized or fantastical take on a familiar form.
“So I’ve been thinking about forms for another form of writing.”
Everyone is wondering where the good jobs of the future will come from. A professor in Virginia Tech’s College of Natural Resources and Environment predicts they’ll be hiring in his field.