MFA Faculty Have Work Forthcoming

July 21, 2016

The MFA faculty have works forthcoming this year and next.

Howard Norman's novel, My Darling Detective, will be published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in June of 2017. Howard is the recipient of the Lannan Award for Fiction and his novels The Northern Lights and The Bird Artist were both nominated for a National Book Award. Howard is also the author of Next Life Might Be Kinder, I Hate to Leave This Beautiful Place, What Is Left The Daughter, The Haunting of L., Devotion, In Fond Remembrance of Me, The Chauffeur, In Fond Remembrance of Me: A Memoir of Myth and Uncommon Friendship in the Arctic, and The Museum Guard.

Howard Norman

Elizabeth Arnold's next book, Skeleton Coast will be published by Flood Editions this year.

Liz has received an Amy Lowell Traveling Scholarship and has received a Whiting Writer's Award, a Bunting Fellowship, and a Fine Arts Work Center Fellowship. She is the author of The Reef, Civiliazation, Effacement, and Life.

Liz Arnold

Joshua Weiner's Berlin Notebook appears in the Los Angeles Review of Books. According to the Los Angeles Review of Books, '“Berlin Notebook: Where Are the Refugees?” is a straightforward journal transcription of experiences in Berlin during October 2015, a time when the influx of refugees in Germany and the rest of Europe was peaking. This journal transcript will appear here in daily installments. It begins each day with the new installment. An ebook version of the complete transcript will be made available soon.'

 Josh has received a Guggenheim Fellowship, an Amy Lowell Poetry Traveling Scholarship, The Rome Prize, a Whiting Writers Award, and a Witter Bynner Fellowship, among many other accolades. He is the author of The Figure of a Man Being Swallowed by a Fish, From the Book of Giants,  and The World's Room. He is the editor of At the Barriers: On the Poetry of Thom Gunn.