- Associate Professor of Creative Writing
- Chair of Creative Writing
Emily Barton Book Review Published in "Times of London"
January 18, 2023
Emily Barton reviews Vigdis Hjorth's new novel, "Is Mother Dead," for the Times of London.
Emily Barton and Oberlin College Students Visit Westlake School
December 1, 2022
Professor Emily Barton, along with seniors Dora Neiden and Helenor Harris-Evans, visited the Westlake fourth-grade classroom of Ms. Erin Vanek to observe and respond to student presentations on which element of storytelling is most important. Each student had chosen an element of craft (such as character, plot, or point of view) and prepared a PowerPoint presentation to argue their point, using specific examples from source texts. Professor Barton, Neiden, and Harris-Evans were amazed at the nuance of the students' arguments and their passion in arguing them.
Emily Barton Essay Published in "Asterix Journal"
September 22, 2022
Emily Barton publishes an essay, "Spaceship," in Mothers Unearthed: The Aster(ix) Climate Issue. The essay is only available in the print edition.
Emily Barton Publishes Review in "Times Literary Supplement"
June 21, 2022
Associate Professor of Creative Writing Emily Barton publishes a review of two of Mieko Kawakami's novels in the Times Literary Supplement.
Emily Barton contributes to NJ Monthly article
October 15, 2021
Associate Professor of Creative Writing Emily Barton contributes to a NJ Monthly article on author G. Willow Wilson.
Emily Barton Contributes to Article
May 21, 2020
Assistant Professor of Creative Writing Emily Barton contributed to a Yahoo News article on the future of college education.
Emily Barton Reviews Novel
February 20, 2020
Assistant Professor of Creative Writing Emily Barton reviewed Kiran Millwood Hargrave's novel "The Mercies" for the New York Times.
Emily Barton Publishes Short Story
September 4, 2019
Assistant Professor of Creative Writing Emily Barton has a new short story, "Better," in Guernica.
Emily Barton Publishes Review
April 23, 2019
Assistant Professor of Creative Writing Emily Barton published a review of G. Willow Wilson's new novel, "The Bird King," in the New York Times book review.
Emily Barton Reviews Book
December 11, 2018
Emily Barton, assistant professor of creative writing, reviewed Kenji Miyazawa's dark fairy tales in the New York Times.
This Week in Photos: Tiny, but Mighty
March 4, 2022
Teaching in the New Normal: The Practice of Writing with Emily Barton
May 25, 2020
This Week in Photos: January 29
January 29, 2020