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The Lookout

A Guide to the 2019 NEA Big Read

September 11, 2019

Lighthouse Writers Workshop, in partnership with Denver Arts & Venues and the Denver Public Library, invites you to...
The Lookout

Found in the Rhizomic Field: How Serena Chopra Unearthed My Philosophy

September 10, 2019

By Summer Intern Herman Chavez Editor's Note: This is the fifth and final in a series of posts written by Lit Fest...
Lighthouse Podcast

Inside the Writer's Studio: Michelle Tea and Esmé Weijun Wang

August 28, 2019

On Friday, August 9, Lighthouse hosted acclaimed memoirists and novelists Michelle Tea (author of over a dozen books,...

Billy Collins is Back at It

October 04, 2008

Mr. Collins, will you be my uncle?

Sorry, but I had to get that out of the way.

Silly Americans dogged by the Nobel committee

October 01, 2008

The outrage!

The pros of cutting (& not in the scary way...)

September 25, 2008

At the risk of seeming obsessed with George Saunders's elaborate and sometimes product-placement-riddled metaphors ab

Arvin spreads the ink

September 24, 2008

all over the place!

Learning from the utes: An intern's take on Young Writers

September 22, 2008

We asked our wonderful summer intern from Smith College, Sara Aboulafia, to give us her take on the third annual

Lighthouse member hits literary jackpot

September 19, 2008

...only through good work, not luck! 

Rejecting those downer rejections

September 15, 2008

A funny ditty reported to Brian Doyle of The Keny

RIP: David Foster Wallace

September 14, 2008

As the literary world absorbs the loss of one

Mayor announces One Book pick...

September 10, 2008

amid passed appetizers of breaded eggplant (mmm) and mini pastrami sandwiches (or something like that), we were intro

The fast track to bestsellerdom? Get tapped as VP!

August 25, 2008

See? it's easy! From the NY Times Caucus Blog:

Gearing up for DNC: Arvin on writers

August 19, 2008

...and politics (in recent

Member dispatch: Report from Grand Lake

July 22, 2008

Check out Lisa Kenney's wonderfully thorough take on the Grand Lake retreat.

Member Dispatch: Lyric Essay from Grand Lake

July 18, 2008

For those of you who couldn't make it to Grand Lake this year:

Lighthouse time capsule podcast, complete with Jaunty Jingle (tm)

July 13, 2008

We're going to be uploading our podcasts to iTunes as soon as we can figure it out, so we're adding edited versions o

Lighthouse, multi-media like

July 03, 2008

Did y'all ever see this?

Lit Fest In Review

June 27, 2008

For some well-put reflections on the 2008 Lit Fest, we refer you to the blog of Lighthouse member Laureen Harris.  Th

Intern's Report: Writing Voodoo

June 10, 2008

Lighthouse is fortunate to have as a summer intern Sara Aboulafia from Smith College--enough to give you hope for the

Economist's Tip Sheet

June 04, 2008

Maybe, because you

Mark Strand Podcast, with Jingle (tm)

May 19, 2008

So, here we're beginning to get a feel for what a podcast might sound like.