This fall, study in the San Juan Islands. You
can read, write, and explore the sea through
literature, creative writing, and marine
Started in 1999 by Gary Handwerk, the Texts
and Teachers program links UW humanities
classes with equivalent classes in local
high schools. Students thrive and
teachers find their innovation and
Program featured here...
Lila, winner of the 2015 NBCC, completes the trilogy Marilyn Robinson began with Gilead
(winner of the 2004 NBCC and 2005 Pulitzer).
Among her other awards are the Hemingway
Foundation/PEN Award, the
Orange Prize, and the National
Humanities Medal. She received
her Ph.D. in English from
the UW in 1977.