Graduate Student Reading Series

Date & Time 
Wed, 04/24/2013 - 19:00 to 20:30

Amber Parker, Bethany Ruthnick, Courtney Jameson, Brandon Williams, and Keegan Brookes

MFA in Creative Writing Alumni and Faculty Reading with Brett Fletcher Lauer and Christopher Sindt

Date & Time 
Wed, 05/08/2013 - 19:00

BRETT FLETCHER LAUER is the managing director of the Poetry Society of America and the poetry editor at A Public Space. His poems have appeared in American Poetry Review, Boston Review, Harper's, jubilat, Tin House and elsewhere. His first book of poems, A Hotel in Belgium, is forthcoming from Four Way Books in 2014. He graduated from Saint Mary's MFA program in 2007.

Creative Writing Reading Series with Susan Griffin

Date & Time 
Wed, 04/17/2013 - 19:00

SUSAN GRIFFIN'S most recent work is an anthology she co-edited, Transforming Terror: Remember the Soul of the World. Among her 19 books, A Chorus of Stones, the Private Life of War was a New York Times Notable Book, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and won the Northern California Book Award. Celebrated for her elegant prose as well as her innovations in literary form, she has been the recipient of an NEA Grant, a MacArthur Grant for Peace and International Cooperation, and a Guggenheim Fellowship.

Creative Writing Reading Series with Lou Berney

Date & Time 
Wed, 03/20/2013 - 19:00

Lou BerneyLOU BERNEY is the author of the novels Gutshot Straight and Whiplash River. His short fiction has appeared in The New Yorker, Ploughshares, The New England Review, the Pushcart Prize Anthology and elsewhere.

Writers & Words: videos from past MFA Program events

The Creative Writing Reading Series and Afternoon Craft Conversations bring the literary world's most exciting writers to campus. Now you can hear them to read their work and discuss their craft online at Writers & Words.


Watch videos from last semester's Afternoon Craft Conversation and Readings from Shane Book, Wesley Gibson, Judith Claire Mitchell, and Tina Parsons.


Here's a sample!



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