Cognate possibility in Photography Department, Winter ’12

Graduate Creative Writing Students, are you looking for cognate work for your program?  Do you have an interest in photography?  Consider taking a Photography Portfolio course (ARTS 421/422) this Winter 2012 with Professor Jason DeMarte.  Several CRTW grad students have completed cognate work in the Photography Department in the past, and Grad students are always welcome to inquire about joining a photography class.

Some previous photography experience is required.  Contact Professor DeMarte at: jdemarte<at symbol> for more complete details and to begin the process of obtaining permission to register.  Be sure to touch base  with your Creative Writing advisor as well regarding your plans for cognate work.

Writers With Cameras – Saturday, Sept 13, 11:00 am

Don’t miss the chance to see “Writers With Cameras” at the Livonia Civic Center Library, Saturday, Sept 13, at 11:00 am.  EMU Creative Writing grad students Jamie Jones, Brandon Potter, and Jack Visnaw will discuss their experiences this past Winter while taking a photography course as one of their cognate credits for the MA program.  They will talk about how writing influenced their individual approaches to creating photos, and some of their photography work will be on display.  This program is free and open to the public; no advance registration required.

The Civic Center Library ( is located at 32777 Five Mile Road, just east of Farmington Road in Livonia.