News and In the Media:
6/18/19 – A review of Eastbound into the Cosmos is up on the Literate Man.
6/17/19 – Burke wins the William T Heyck Award for outstanding faculty fellows in the Northwestern Residential College Program.
5/10/19 – The Rumpus lists the Book Cellar reading as a Notable Chicago event.
4/23/19 – Check out photos from the Evanston launch of Eastbound into the Cosmos at Bookends and Beginnings (photos by Sam Schumacher).
4/18/19 – The Evanston Roundtable covers Eastbound into the Cosmos.
3/6/19 – The Daily Northwestern covers This Northwestern Life, a storytelling project Burke helped build.
5/18 – Tom Burke was nominated for the Heyck Award for outstanding service as a faculty fellow in the Northwestern residential colleges.
10/17 – Burke named to the Faculty Honor Roll at Northwestern University, as voted by the undergraduate student body.
1/22/15 – Article on the Humanities Plunge, a spring break program Burke helped build.
10/20/15 – Tom Burke interviewed in the Daily Northwestern for Andrew Solomon’s visit to Evanston.
10/5/15 – Tom Burke interviewed for Ta-Nehisi Coates to speak at Northwestern.
12/5/11 – Huffington Post article written on the Summer Literary Seminars in Russia that mentions Tom Burke.
11/30/10 – Praise for Tom Burke’s essay published in the St. Petersburg Review in Newpages
10/18/10 – Video of Tom Burke reading at the University of Rochester.
2010 – Nonfiction essay by Tom Burke recognized as a notable piece by the series editor of the 2010 Best American Nonrequired Reading.
7/2/10 – Tom Burke featured on SABC Radio (South African Broadcasting Corporation) about the Pilgrimages project.
7/5/10 – Article on the Pilgrimages project by Tom Burke published in the South African Times.
12/10/10 – Tom Burke interview for a CNN World piece on the Pilgrimages project.
6/14/10 – Tom Burke featured in Bard College Press Release on Pilgrimages.
7/23/09 – Tom Burke’s article about the Pan African Culture Festival in Algiers, published in Words without Borders.
6/5/09 – Praise for an essay written by Tom Burke and published by Tin House in the Utne Reader.
2009 – Amateur video of Tom Burke reading at the Sunday Salon in Brooklyn.
2/5/09 – Tom Burke mentioned in a review of a Words Without Borders event he managed.
3/5/09 – Photographs from an event Tom Burke managed for WWB spotlighting cartoonists Dupuy and Berberian.