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Sophomore Paul Terazano engages in some material with a different viewpoint.

Christians need other viewpoints

Consider works by people that believe other thingsConnor Salter | Contributor Recently, I checked out a movie some Christians have called “blasphemous.” Created by Monty Python, Life of Brian follows a young man living in Jesus’ time who gets mistaken for the Messiah. On its release, many people argued that […]

by · April 12, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Emily Griesinger presents on religious identity and women writers. Photo by Jazmin Tuscani.

Taylor hosts literature conference

Creative presenters gather on campusEllie Tiemens | The Echo The English Department is once again hosting the Making Literature Conference from Feb. 28 – Mar. 2. This conference, held every two years, was created to celebrate the intersection of literature, writing and faith at the undergraduate level. This year, students […]

by · March 1, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · News
Photo by Natalie Baker

Different voices come together in ‘Unvarnished’

‘Parnassus’ releases their 2019 journalBy Emily Pawlowski | Echo For 57 years, Taylor students have shared a platform for their writing and art. This week, that tradition continues with the official release of the 2019 edition of “Parnassus.” This year’s theme was “Unvarnished,” and students were encouraged to create pieces […]

by · March 1, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
A student enjoys a quiet moment with some poetry.

Slow down with a daily poem

Why reading a poem every day is good for youChrysa Keenon | Echo E. Cummings. Emily Dickinson. Robert Frost. What do all these dead people have in common? They were all poets. And the work they completed is relevant to us today, even as media-hungry college students. A lot of […]

by · February 22, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
(Photograph by Halie Owens) Indiana Poet Laureate Shari Wagner read at Wednesday’s chapel along with Taylor faculty and students.

Celebrating literature

Making Literature Conference kicked off on Thursday By Laura Koenig | Echo They’ve made the literature. Now it’s time to celebrate the artistry. Five published authors and 48 student presenters are sharing and discussing their critical papers, fiction, creative nonfiction and poetry at Taylor’s Making Literature Conference that happens every […]

by · March 3, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
First step into fiction

First step into fiction

Junior professional writing student lands book deal By Laura Koenig | Echo He hadn’t won the Editor’s Choice award. He just knew it. The acquisitions editor returned his novel manuscript before the awards banquet, telling him to send it to her for more feedback. He thought that was the end, and […]

by · November 6, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment