Creative Writing cognate in Art Department this winter

Looking for a cognate for the Creative Writing program?  This special five-week class looks like an amazing opportunity for anyone interested in interventionist practices and experimentation within urban environments. See course description below. If you have questions about the class, contact Jen Seibert in the Art Dept:  <jseiber2@emich.edu>

The Art Department is proud to announce Evan Roth as our 2011-2012 McAndless Scholar.  You can find more about Evan Roth at his website:
http://evan-roth.com/work/

Art & Hacking: ARTS 379, 479, 681
CRN 27569, 27570, 27571

A hack is a clever (often playful) small intervention to an existing system that alters its originally intended purpose and turns it into something new. In Art & Hacking we will study the various manifestations of a hack and experiment with how it can apply to the urban environment. We will create projects that exist both in the city and on the Internet and aim to engage with a large audience including (but not limited to) those in the arts. No prerequisites. Continue reading