A Spooky Night with Princeton Writes Maha Al Fahim '19, Princeton Writes' Undergraduate Fellow, spearheaded this year's story slam, which brought together students and staff on the lawn of Forbes College for a night of Halloween-themed tales. A scary time was had by all! It is late autumn, and faint clouds hover before the moon. The night’s breeze brings a shiver to the trees. From among the branches, a leaf detaches, swirls in the air, and settles on the Forbes yard. Crunch. A student steps on the leaf as she’s heading to a Princeton Writes event: the Halloween Spooky Story [...]
Join us for a fun fall night at Forbes College! We'll gather in the back yard from 6:30-8:00pm on Friday, October 19th, 2018, to roast marshmallows and tell tales. Come share the stories that send chills up your spine -- from harrowing tests to things that go bump in the night! Stories should be told "live," rather than read. Each reader will have five minutes to tell their story. Click here to sign up!
Please join Princeton Writes in bringing our University community together for a night of true love stories! On February 15, 2017, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., in the Mathey College common room, we will host a story slam, featuring volunteer storytellers from all corners of the campus. Undergraduates, graduate students, post-docs, faculty, and staff are warmly invited to leave their inhibitions at the door and share a heartwarming story with their classmates and colleagues. Professor of English William Gleason will serve as our emcee. In the spirit of The Moth and its motto, "true stories told live," we will ask each participant to tell [...]