Meet VCU’s Authors: David Coogan

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David Coogan

Meet VCU’s Authors: David Coogan

September 28, 2016 David Coogan, Associate Professor of English at VCU, will talk about his book, Writing Our Way Out: Memoirs from Jail (Brandylane Press, 2016) Writing Our Way Out is the creative culmination of a writing class that began in the Richmond City Jail in Virginia. It includes memoirs written by ten incarcerated men, embedded […]

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Isabelle Richman

Meet VCU’s Authors: Isabelle Richman

October 12, 2016 Isabelle Richman, Coordinator and Faculty Associate of Religious Studies at VCU, will talk about her book, Sojourner Truth: Prophet of Social Justice (Routledge, 2016). Sojourner Truth was born into bondage and oppression, but in liberation she emerged as a leader in the most radical causes of her era. She traveled the country as […]

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Cliff Edwards

Meet VCU’s Authors: Cliff Edwards

November 9, 2016 Cliff Edwards, Professor of Religious Studies at VCU, will talk about his latest book, Van Gogh’s Ghost Paintings: Art and Spirit in Gethsemane (Cascade Books, 2015). One of the most significant and revealing paintings by the world famous artist Vincent van Gogh was never seen by anyone but the artist himself. The painting […]

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