Hamline News

June 26, 2012

MFAC Faculty Phyllis Root and Jane Resh Thomas, and student Peter Pearson on KFAIs "Write on Radio"

The show aired on June 26, 2012. Programming notes from KFAI:

Novelist Christopher Bram phones in to discuss his newest book Eminent Outlaws: The Gay Writers Who Changed America. Christopher Bram is the author of nine novels, including Father of Frankenstein, which was made into the film "Gods and Monsters."

In the second half of the show we speak with children's book writers Phyllis Root and Jane Resh Thomas, and MFA student Peter Pearson.
Phyllis Root teaches in the Hamline MFA program and is the author of several award-winning children's books, including Big Belching Bog.  Jane Resh Thomas is also the author of several children's books and also teaches in the Hamline MFA program.  Further, she conducts weekly writing classes in Minnesota.  Peter Pearson is a graduate student in Hamline's children's literature MFA program.  They will be talking about upcoming children's literature residency events July 6-15.