Hope College News
The community-wide NEA Big Read Lakeshore led by Hope College and focusing on the post-apocalyptic novel “Station Eleven” will open with a TED-talk-styled celebration on Tuesday, Oct. 30, and continue through Thursday, Nov. 15, with more than 25 events for people of all ages.
The Jack Ridl Visiting Writers Series of Hope College will feature 2008 Hope graduate Matthew Baker with Linda Nemec Foster, Anne-Marie Oomen and Meridith Ridl on Thursday, Sept. 27, at 7 p.m. in the John and Dede Howard Recital Hall of the Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts for the 13th Annual Tom Andrews Memorial Reading.
Matthew Baker ’08 is coming to town, and the English department snagged an interview with our New York City-dwelling Hope alum and ascendant professional writer. Baker’s works include the middle-grade mystery novel If You Find This (2017) and the story collection Hybrid Creatures (2018), from which he’ll be reading at JRVWS on Thursday the 27th. … Continue reading “Writing Basically Constantly”: Alumni Interview with Matthew Baker ’08