WITS Reading for Benson HS at Broadway Books

January 25, 2016

WITS turned Broadway Books into a small movie theater on Tuesday night for the end-of-residency reading for Benson High School students. We had five classes working with WITS writers-in-residence at Benson this fall: writer Serena Crawford worked in two of Zandra…

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Adam Gopnik visits Grant High School

January 21, 2016

Being able to introduce Adam Gopnik, a staff writer at The New Yorker, to members of Grant High School’s award-winning Grant Magazine is something that WITS has been looking forward to for months. And when 53 students came ready with pens, notepads, and thoughtful questions,…

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Guest Post: Jamie Suehiro, teacher at Wilson High School

January 15, 2016

Jamie Suehiro is a teacher at Wilson High School and hosted WITS writer Amy Minato in her sophomore English class this fall. We’re pleased to publish a piece that Suehiro wrote during the residency and gave to us to share. Happy reading! Home…

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Carmiel Banasky, Sloane Crosley, Katherine Taylor, Vendela Vida

Carmiel Banasky, Sloane Crosley, Katherine Taylor, Vendela Vida

February 3, 2016

In “Lost & Found: Fiction on the Threshold,” Carmiel Banasky, Sloane Crosley, Katherine Taylor, and Vendela Vida discuss lost characters and what it means to be found.

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