Kristi DiLallo is a second-year nonfiction MFA student at Columbia. She also is the founder and editor of The Grief Diaries, an online literary magazine that launched in June and that has already published six issues. She spoke over e-mail about studying at Columbia and creating the magazine.
How do you see the state of grief and the act of writing as connected with each other?more
Four short films by Columbia alumni, all award winners, are featured in the newest season of the KQED program Film School Shorts. The number brings the total of Columbia films shown on the program to 13 in just three seasons; along with NYU's program, Columbia's is the most frequently represented film school in the series.
Alexandra Kleeman (’12) will publish her first book, You Too Can Have A Body Like Mine (Harper), in August. A press release describes the novel as “a missing-person mystery told from the point of view of the missing person.”