Three SMC MFA Authors nominated for Northern California Book Awards

Three SMC MFA Authors are nominated for the 34th Annual Northern California Book Award, two in poetry and one in Children's Literature.
The Nominees for Poetry are our own poetry faculty, Matthew Zapruder and alumna, Rusty Morrison (poetry, '99).:

Like a Beggar, Ellen Bass, Copper Canyon Press
Here, Maxine Chernoff, Counterpath 
Small Disasters Seen in Sunlight, Julia B. Levine, Louisiana State University Press
Beyond the Chainlink, Rusty Morrison, Ahsahta Press 

Saint Mary’s Appoints Lisa M. Moore Vice President for Advancement

Lisa M. Moore '96, Vice President for Advancement Saint Mary's College of California announces the appointment of Lisa M. Moore ’96 as Vice President for Advancement.

Ryan McKinley (MFA Fiction '15) Has Written Article For Lamorinda Weekly

Ryan McKinley (MFA Fiction, '15) recently wrote an article for the Lamorinda Weekly highlighting the works of a local author, Don Maker. See the article here.

Saint Mary's Alumnus Robert Hass Wins Academy of American Poets Lifetime Achievement Award

Robert HassThe Academy of American Poets has awarded Saint Mary’s alumnus Robert Hass '63 the Wallace Stevens Award for lifetime achievement. The 73-year-old Hass is a former U.S.

Sara Mumolo's (poetry '09) "Mortar" reviewed in The Journal


‘Mortar’ critiques centrality of money in America

July 17, 2014
By Sonja James - Special to The Journal