The Writing Seminars congratulates recent graduate Courtney Sender (MFA '12) on winning Glimmer Train's Fiction Open contest.
News & Announcements Archive
Alumni Publication News
We congratulate recent MFAs on their forthcoming and newly published books: Anne-Marie Thompson (Audiation) and Luc Phinney (Compass)
Isabel Wilkerson Kicks off the President’s Reading Series
Read about Isabel Wilkerson's visit to campus as part of The President's Reading Series: Literature of Social Import.
Alice McDermott on National Book Award Longlist for Fiction
The National Book Foundation today announced its longlist for the 2013 National Book Award in Fiction, and the list of notable novelists includes our own Alice McDermott.
Alumna Paints Rich Picture of Immigrant Experience
In her novel Americanah, Chimamanda Adichie '04 explores how we talk (and don't talk) about race.
Writing Seminars Alum Talks About Her New Novel
Jessica Anya Blau's third novel, The Wonder Bread Summer, chronicles misadventures of a California college student in the early 1980s.
Alum Jami Attenberg Returns to Baltimore for Readings
Her third novel, The Middlesteins, was recently named a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction.
Wayne Biddle Offers Wit, Wisdom for Living in Nuclear World
"The title is obviously a little bit tongue-in-cheek," says Wayne Biddle of his newest book, A Field Guide to Radiation (Penguin Books, 2012).
Brad Leithauser’s Poem Featured on PBS NewsHour
"From Here to There" is the weekly poem on PBS NewsHour's Art Beat.
The Poet’s Poet
Read Mary Jo Salter's interview with The Atlantic.