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Visiting Writers Series kicks off at Northeast

Visiting Writers Series kicks off at Northeast

Kaylea Kuhlman, Pauline Chiungwiza, Justin Larson, and Regan Dorcey

September 21, 2018

NORFOLK - The first of three Visiting Writers Series of 2018 kicked off Wednesday with JV Brummels and Marjorie Saiser in the students center. Bonnie Johnson-Bartee has been leading and organizing, as well as getting in contact with Nebraska writers for the Visiting Writers Series for five years. Writing...

Former literature instructor Barbara Schmitz returns for Visiting Writers Series

Former literature instructor Barbara Schmitz returns for Visiting Writers Series

Bryce Wheaton

November 1, 2017

Northeast Community College students and members of the community gathered at Hawks landing in the student center of the Norfolk campus on Wednesday to hear the poetry and stories of Michael Catherwood and Barbara Schmitz. Michael Catherwood is an award-winning poet who has appeared in numerous journals...

Original writings from New Voices

Rebecca Folda reads her poetry to the audience

Steven Hamling, reporter

October 5, 2017

Stories and poetry can come from any corner of the universe.  Whether you're a professional author, or an amateur writer, a person has a story they want  to tell.  It is all just a matter of getting your story heard. That is what took place at the Creating Stories and Poetry course readings on October...

Can you hear the “Voices Out of Nowhere”?

Can you hear the

Tim Johnson, Reporter

March 3, 2017

You have the chance to become a published author and even win some prize money. All you need to do is send your creative work to Bonnie Johnson-Bartee to be featured in Northeast Community College's “Voices Out of Nowhere.” Bonnie Johnson-Bartee is looking for any students interested in having...

2016 Notable Books List: Year’s best in fiction, nonfiction and poetry named by RUSA readers’ advisory experts

2016 Notable Books List: Year’s best in fiction, nonfiction and poetry named by RUSA readers' advisory experts

January 22, 2016

  BOSTON—The Notable Books Council, first established in 1944, has announced the 2016 selections of the Notable Books List, an annual best-of list comprised of 26 written for adult readers and published in the U.S., including fiction, nonfiction and poetry. The list was announced Sunday...

Bonnie’s Band of Bards read their best

Bonnie's Band of Bards read their best

December 2, 2015

Bonnie’s Band of Bards will be reading selections from their work next Wednesday, December 9 at 7 pm in the Northeast Community College Library.  The Bards are made up of students in Bonnie Johnson-Bartee's Creating Poetry I & II classes.  The poems come from the students' writing during this...

Writers And Artists Honored At Northeast

Voices Out Of  Nowhere 2015

April 24, 2015

Student poets, writers, and artists had their work published this week in Voices Out Of Nowhere, 2015, a literature and art magazine published by the Northeast Community College English Department. Angela Richart reports on the event. Winning entries were: Poetry 1st - "Blue" by Courtney Schroer 2nd...

Poets Visit Northeast

Poets Visit Northeast

March 20, 2015

Northeast students were given the chance to hear some poetry from two well-known poets recently. The event was part of the Visiting Writers series at Northeast. Hawk TV's Sean Powers has more.

Bonnie’s Band of Bards at Northeast Community College

Bonnie's Band of Bards

Karly Liska, Reporter

December 4, 2014

At 7 in the evening on December 3, the Creating Poetry I and II classes read some of their poetry to an audience in the Northeast Community College library.  The students were really allowed to let loose with their words, whether it was talking about books or old classmates and the poems were varied...

Writers To Visit Northeast Community College

November 1, 2014

NORFOLK – Area writers will speak as part of the Visiting Writers Series at Northeast Community College in Norfolk. Neil Harrison, Norfolk, and Jim Reese, Yankton, will read their works on Wednesday, November 12, at 7 p.m., in Hawks Landing in the Northeast Student Center. Harrison has worked as...

I Swear

I Swear

Angela Richart, Editor-in-Chief

October 30, 2014

“Freak!” One word Spat distastefully from someone’s mouth Like projectile vomit. It is hissed again in my ear Echoing, stinging, I can feel it. It burns a hole. I sit numb, staring into the window; Staring into space. Ignoring the occasional flick to the back of my head I...

Bonnie’s Band Of Bards Read Their Ballads

Bonnie's Band Of Bards Read Their Ballads

October 7, 2014

The Northeast Community College English Department’s Creating Poetry I & II students will read selections from their work written during the fall 2014 semester. Please join Bonnie’s Band of Bards: Tana Buoy Celine Eggerling Lucas Maggart Courtney Schroer Whitney Tyrrell Spencer...

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