The Writing Seminars is pleased to share that Joanna Pearson of Carrboro, North Carolina is the 2021 winner of the Drue Heinz Literature Prize, one of the nation’s most prestigious […]
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The Writing Seminars congratulates Michael Lavers, MFA ’10, the winner of the Bridport Prize poetry competition. Poetry enables Michael Lavers, winner of the £5000 Bridport Prize poetry competition to create […]
Assistant Professor Danielle Evans spoke with NPR about her new collection, The Office of Historical Corrections. The book circles around a fictional government office and a collection of stories dealing […]
Congratulations to Jalen Eutsey whose project was selected for a 2020 Rubys Artist Grant. The grant will support his poetry manuscript Morsel, a coming-of-age tale set in the artist’s hometown neighborhood of West […]
Congratulations to Benjamin Goldberg who was selected for inclusion in the Best New Poets anthology.
Congratulations to Armen Davoudian, winner of the 2020 Frost Place Chapbook Competition, selected by Patrick Donnelly! Read more about his manuscript, Swan Song, here.
The Writing Seminars is pleased to announce that Samuel Cheney has been awarded a Pushcart Prize for his poem “On the Footage of Monet Painting.” The poem will appear in […]
Congratulations to the new class of Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing Fellows, including Taylor Koekkoek, Writing Sems MFA ‘15!
Huge congratulations to Writing Sems alumni J.P. Grasser (MFA ‘14) and Claire Wahmanholm (MFA ‘11), 1st and 2nd place winners of The Academy of American Poets first-ever Treehouse Climate Action Poem […]
Congratulations to the 2020 Student Award Winners!