Maryann Henck

Blog posts by Maryann Henck:

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Twiction – The Perfect Stocking Stuffer

One week before Christmas and no gift in sight? Allow me to assist you out of your plight For who really wants one more thoughtless gift? … Continue reading Tweet Me a Story:
Twiction – The Perfect Stocking Stuffer

Look Homeward, Amish Son: Ira Wagler’s Journey between Amish and “English” Worlds
What is it like to grow up in an Old Order Amish community? Can the allure of tradition and a sense of belonging to such a … Continue reading Look Homeward, Amish Son: Ira Wagler’s Journey between Amish and “English” Worlds

Clap & Freeze: A Recipe for Instant Drama
ooking for a quick-paced impromptu improv game? How about a round of “Clap & Freeze” – a fun-filled game for honing your verbal and non-verbal acting … Continue reading Clap & Freeze: A Recipe for Instant Drama

An Earth-Day-and-World-Book-Day Bloem
Nature doesn’t really care whether there are human beings or not. I’m sorry to break this to you. – Margaret Atwood I’m not sure what I … Continue reading An Earth-Day-and-World-Book-Day Bloem

Improv Workshop with Kieron Freigang: The Storytelling Circle
Cat got your tongue? Excuses, excuses. In the improvisation game, “The Storytelling Circle,” you’ve got to talk—right away and on the spot—whether you want to or … Continue reading Improv Workshop with Kieron Freigang: The Storytelling Circle

Couch Conversations with William H. New – An Impromptu Interview
CHARACTERS WILLIAM H. NEW   renowned Canadian lit crit and author (as himself) INTERVIEWER 1      Sabrina Völz INTERVIEWER 2      Maria Moss INTERVIEWER 3      Maryann Henck   UNIVERSITY … Continue reading Couch Conversations with William H. New – An Impromptu Interview

The Chat(ter) Box Interview with Drew Hayden Taylor
Drew Hayden Taylor is an award-winning Canadian Ojibway author of plays, short stories, novels, and critical essays. He has lectured worldwide on a variety of Native issues … Continue reading The Chat(ter) Box Interview with Drew Hayden Taylor

Only Lovers Left Alive – A Stroll Down Eternal Lovers’ Lane
After a three-year respite, iconic independent filmmaker Jim Jarmusch is back with a quietly intriguing new film: Only Lovers Left Alive – a tale of two lovers and … Continue reading Only Lovers Left Alive – A Stroll Down Eternal Lovers’ Lane

New Kids on the Blog
As the latest edition to the ‘ASJ family,’ we would like to take this opportunity to introduce ourselves to current as well as new followers of … Continue reading New Kids on the Blog