Siobhan Phillips is associate professor of English at Dickinson College. Her poetry, essays, and fiction have appeared in Missouri Review, Harvard Review, PMLA, and other publications. She is the author of The Poetics of The Everyday: Creative Repetition in Modern American Verse (Columbia University Press).
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council’s recently inaugurated category of “research-creation”—a category that includes the writing of fiction—recognizes what many writers have long understood: that writing imaginative literature not only often involves considerable research but also often itself constitutes a valuable form of intellectual investigation. In this session, three writers will address the relationship between […]