Caitlen Rubino-Bradway '03
, an English major alumna, published her second book Ordinary Magic
(Bloomsbury USA) in May 2012. Caitlen is also the author of Lady Vernon and Her Daughter
(Crown Publishing Group, 2009) along with her mother, Jane Rubino.
Caitlen said, "I was inspired to write the book while I was in college, heading back to Rosemont after a late-night screening of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
. Rosemont English majors - present, but especially past - might recognize the influence of our professors in some of the characters."
As of spring 2012, adjunct professor of graduate creative writing Randall Brown
has work appearing or forthcoming in J Journal, Lake Effect, Drunken Boat, Thumbnail, Descant, Schuylkill Valley Review, American Short Fiction, Inch, Pear Noir!, Bellow Literary Journal, Zodiac Review, Atticus Review, Tin House, Pedestal Magazine, Fourteen Hills
, and Barrelhouse
Adjunct professor of graduate publishing Chad Neuman
published an article "The Media's Potential for Good or Evil" in the 2012 edition of the Journal of Mass Media Ethics
MFA program student Benjamin Heins
published Greatest Hits & B-Sides
(Vagabondage Press), an electronic chapbook of poetry, in April 2012. Ben received the Charles James O'Donnell Award for Creative Writing at Rosemont's annual Stroll Through the Arts event in May 2012.
Adjunct professor of graduate creative writing Ru Freeman
’s story “Sleeping Alone” appeared in the spring 2012 issue of Virginia Quarterly Review
. Her interviews with writers including Chang-Rae Lee and Cheryl Strayed, and articles on writing and the literary life, continue to appear in the “Books” section of the Huffington Post.J. C. Todd
, adjunct professor of graduate creative writing, published a poem “Bud
” in the feature “Big Trees” in Big Bridge 16, guest-edited by Thomas Devaney.
Dr. Louis Tenaglia, professor of graduate education, recently began writing a blog for the Huffington Post. His first post, "Why Do Kids Ignore What I Say?" appeared on January 5, 2012.