MFA Faculty Rebecca Makkai was a visiting faculty member at the Iowa Writers Workshop this fall.
MFA Faculty Rebecca Makkai to at the Tin House Summer Writer’s Workshop this summer; also the Seaside Writers Workshop, and the Lighthouse Writers Workshop.
MFA Student Courtney Harler will attend a creative writing class on “Memory & Imagination” taught by Sam Ligo and Kate Lebo at Seattle’s Hugo House
MFA Faculty Patrick Hicks recently had his poem “The Strangers” air on National Public Radio’s Writer’s Almanac and it was also highlighted on PBS’s NewsHour.
MFA Student Courtney Harler is participating in NYC Midnight’s Tenth Annual Short Story Challenge. The First Round takes place January 22-30, 2016.
MFA Faculty Christian Kiefer’s short work has appeared in Zyzzyva, where he has joined the staff as a contributing editor.
MFA Student Courtney Harler’s short-short entitled “Gass Peak” has been published in the Winter Issue of The Vignette Review.
MFA Faculty Rebecca Makkai‘s story collection, Music for Wartime, named one of Bookpage‘s best story collections of 2015.
MFA Faculty Randa Jarrar’s collection of short stories, HIM, ME, MUHAMMAD ALI, will be published in October of 2016.
MFA Student Courtney Harler’s short-short entitled “Danny & Fred” is forthcoming this spring in The Normal School.