Alumni Testimonials

Alumni Testimonials

  • Gillian Hamel, MFA Poetry '11

    Gillian (Poetry, '11) has a book forthcoming in early 2017 through Called Back Books. Also run by Alumna Sharon Zetter (Poetry, '09).
  • Robert Andrew Perez, MFA Poetry '11

    Associate Editor for speCt!

    Robert's first book of poetry, "The Field" has just come out through Omnidawn Publishing. Congratulations Robert! 
  • Lora Straub, MFA Poetry '11

    Lora's "FLASH REVIEW OF LEORA FRIDMAN'S MY FAULT" has been published by Mass Poetry.  
  • Alex Green, MFA Poetry '97

    Editor at Caught in the Carousel

    Alumnus Alex Green (poetry '97) reading from his latest novel, And The Heart Goes Boom at A Great Good Place for Books, hosted by Stereo Embers Magazine.
  • Candace Eros Diaz, MFA Creative Nonfiction & Fiction '12

    Coordinator of Admissions & Student Services at Saint Mary's College, MFA Program in Creative Writing

    Candace Eros Díaz attends the Lambda Literary Writers Retreat in summer 2016 as a nonfiction fellow.
  • Yuska Lufti, MFA Fiction & Creative Nonfiction '14

    Yuska reads from his collection of essays, Gentlemen Prefer Asians: Tales of a Gay Indonesian and Green Card Marriages at Folio Books San Francisco on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 7p.
  • Jacob Minasian MFA Poetry '16

    Jacob recently won the Saint Mary’s College of California Poetry Prize, 2016 and has his poem published in The Academy of American Poets. Congratulations Jacob!
  • Mary Volmer, MFA Fiction '05

    Professor and Writer

    Read Mary's poem "Nine Months" at All We Can Hold: Poems of Motherhood!
  • Meg Hurtado Bloom, MFA Poetry '10

    Senior Copywriter, Levi Strauss & Co.

    Check out Meg's poem "Blowing Smoke at the Moon in Portland, Oregon" at Ink Node.
  • Ani Tascian, MFA Creative Nonfiction '15

    Events Coordinator at University Press Books

    Ani's article, "Fertile Hope" is now availible to read in Foilate Oak Literary Magazine.