Staff photo by Justin Ide
Sophomore Dennis Chira (left) speaks with Mark Gaipa, preceptor and an editor of Exposé Magazine, which features the best work of students who participated in the Expository Writing Program. The two are at the annual celebratory lunch at the Harvard Faculty Club. Chira’s essay, “Breaking with ‘Our British Brethren’: The Declaration of Independence Revisited,” was chosen to be included in this year’s issue of Exposé. Among the other published writers this year were (all sophomores) Timur Akazhanov, Rachel Eliza Bender, Ben Black, Josiah Child, Veronica Heller, Yi-An Huang, Nan Lou, Jura Pintar, and Rasheed Sabar. Huang’s essay was awarded the 2002 Sosland Prize in Expository Writing. Child’s essay was awarded the 2002 Lawrence Lader Prize in Expository Writing. And Lou received the 2002 David Rice Ecker Short Story Prize.