cultivating rigorous aesthetic practices with ethical representation

An initiative of Bard College’s Written Arts Program

What is the Center for Ethics and Writing?

The Center for Ethics and Writing, an initiative of Bard College’s Written Arts Program, reimagines the study of literature and writing as both an academic and social practice, one that asks students to translate the skills they develop in the classroom as critical readers and writers to some of the most pressing and divisive social issues of the moment.

Course Highlights

Writing and Resistance

Professor Joseph O’Neill

Writing While Black

Professor Pete L’Official

Problems of Perspective

Professor DInaw Mengetsu

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