The Writing Seminars congratulates recent graduate Courtney Sender (MFA ’12) on winning Glimmer Train’s Fiction Open contest.
News & Announcements Archive
We congratulate recent MFAs on their forthcoming and newly published books: Anne-Marie Thompson (Audiation) and Luc Phinney (Compass)
Read about Isabel Wilkerson’s visit to campus as part of The President’s Reading Series: Literature of Social Import.
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.
In her novel Americanah, Chimamanda Adichie ’04 explores how we talk (and don’t talk) about race.
Jessica Anya Blau’s third novel, The Wonder Bread Summer, chronicles misadventures of a California college student in the early 1980s.
Her third novel, The Middlesteins, was recently named a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction.
“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).
“From Here to There” is the weekly poem on PBS NewsHour’s Art Beat.
Padma Viswanathan MA ’04 has published her first novel, The Toss of a Lemon, which follows a young woman through her life amid social and political upheaval in southern India from 1896 to the early 1960s.