Archive for November, 2012

On the Fly video series receives NEH funding

The Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature has received a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to develop a video series and website showcasing the work of Iowa writers as part of a national public outreach program to expand access to the city’s many valuable writing resources. The On the Fly: Writers […]

UI launches Whitman Web project

The University of Iowa’s International Writing Program (IWP) has launched Whitman Web, an innovative web gallery that, over the course of the next year, will publish Walt Whitman’s most celebrated poem, “Song of Myself,” in 52 weekly installments. Each installment will present one section of the 52-part poem in English alongside translations in eight other languages […]