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  1. Sufjan Stevens’ Silver and Gold Song Collection, an Imperialist Christmas

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    12/05/2017 by Stephen Silke

    Pope Angelo Giuseppe Roncali wrote “all, whether baptized or not belong by right to Jesus.” Composer Sufjan Stevens’ collection of …
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  2. Bringing the Dead to Life: Paratext in The House of Leaves and The People of Paper


    12/16/2016 by Stephen Silke

    How Paratext Returns the Focus of a Text to its Author Click to view the Prezi-made annotation

  3. Craft tips from novelist Diana Wagman


    07/23/2015 by Stephen Silke

    This summer, I attended Squaw Valley Community of Writers near California’s Lake Tahoe. Novelist and screenwriter Diana Wagman author of …
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  4. Two 101 Word Stories Published in San Diego City Beat

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    11/30/2014 by Stephen Silke

    Here I’m linking to two flash fiction stories published in this week’s San Diego City Beat Fiction 101 Contest. One …
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  5. Set to Perform Short Fiction at Collide/Escape on Tuesday (10/21/14)

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    10/14/2014 by Stephen Silke

    I’m performing some short stories at Grossmont College on Tuesday at Collide/Escape. It’s free and I look forward to seeing …
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  6. New Story Published in Portland Review


    05/01/2014 by Stephen Silke

      My flash fiction “O9.09.01” has been published in the Winter 2014 issue of Portland Review. Editor Brian Tibbetts was …
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  7. Kristopher Apple’s PALNJ Music Dance Poetry Performance Opens

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    02/07/2014 by Stephen Silke

    "Bodies as Landscape/Soundscape"

    Kristopher Apple’s Palnj, his SDSU School of Music & Dance MA thesis performance, finds a progression of completeness that few …
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