Author Archive for Rose Schapiro

Major: English Language and Literature

Scenes from Rapid City

No matter how cold it gets outside, the lecture room on Rosenwald’s fourth floor exudes warmth. Sofas lean against wood-paneled walls, and the light is always soft and welcoming. Outside, the hallway is lit by halogen, and the bright white…

The Strange Stories of George Saunders

George Saunders’s writing is funny, wry, and entrancing. A single story or essay of his can be about any number of bizarre, surreal subjects–waiters at a strip club, Civil War actors at a failing amusement park, ghosts, animals, capitalism, consumerism,…