Creative Writing

Creative Writing


September 24, 2015
MFA graduate (Fiction '14) Dawn Dorland is currently the Visiting Artist at the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center in Minnesota, through Oct 31. As writer-in-residence she will give two public readings & workshops, visit the local high school, and give a craft talk at White Earth Tribal & Community College. Dawn, now based in Los Angeles, was awarded the residency to complete the first draft of her debut novel Econoline.
September 24, 2015
Maud Casey is the 2015 recipient of the St. Francis College Literary Prize for her highly praised novel, The Man Who Walked Away.
September 17, 2015
MFA graduate Emily Flamm's short story "Lorem Ipsum" was cited as a finalist for the Jack Dyer Fiction Prize. The story will appear in the Winter 2016 issue of Crab Orchard Review and Emily will receive a $500 honorarium.
September 16, 2015
Peter Witte's very short story, "Dress Up," was published in River Teeth's "Beautiful Things" web series.
September 10, 2015
Elizabeth Arnold has two poems in the current Los Angeles Review of Books. She will give a talk on Ezra Pound at the Library of Congress next month.
September 10, 2015
MFA Lindsay Fowler's short story "The Lake," has been published in THE GOLDEN KEY's 6th issue. "The Lake" was honorably mentioned by Karin Tidbeck in THE GOLDEN KEY's Flash Fiction Open. 
September 2, 2015
Howard Norman gave the inaugural Brian Moore Memorial Lecture at McGill University. His most recent novel, NEXT LIFE MIGHT BE KINDER, is soon published in French, Japanese and Dutch editions. 
August 21, 2015
Maud Casey is one of six authors on the shortlist for the St. Francis College Literary Prize for The Man Who Walked Away.
July 30, 2015
The Diamondback published an article detailing Plumly's recent accolade, the 2015 Truman Capote Award for Literary Criticism. Keep reading to learn more.
July 21, 2015
Emily Mitchell's brand new collection, Viral: Stories, published by Norton on June 29, was featured in the New York Times Sunday Book Review (July 10, 2015).

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