MFA in Creative Writing

Showing all events beginning Tuesday, October 23, 2018.
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Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus, Saint Mary's College Museum of Art

One of the most politically charged acts a people can do is read and write for themselves.

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Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Originally from San Francisco, Tongo Eisen-Martin is a poet, educator, and movement worker.

Monday, October 29, 2018 - 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., Online

Prospective and current students need to know that they can pay for their graduate studies without risking their financial security in the future. The days of fully-funded scholarships or even subsidized loans for graduate study are long past.

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Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

The Art of Spinning Tales

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Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Samina Ali is an award-winning author, activist and cultural commentator.

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 7:45 p.m. to 9 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Curated and hosted by a committee of graduate students, the Graduate Student Reading Series showcases the dynamic and welcoming arts community here at Saint Mary's College.

All readings are free and open to the public.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 12 p.m. to 1 p.m., Online

Prospective and current students need to know that they can pay for their graduate studies without risking their financial security in the future. The days of fully-funded scholarships or even subsidized loans for graduate study are long past.

RSVP Today!

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., 1928 Saint Mary's Road Moraga, CA 94575

Please join us for an MFA Open House and Happy Hour with wine, cheese, and music!

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 7:45 p.m. to 9 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Curated and hosted by a committee of graduate students, the Graduate Student Reading Series showcases the dynamic and welcoming arts community here at Saint Mary's College.

All readings are free and open to the public.

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 7:45 p.m. to 9 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Curated and hosted by a committee of graduate students, the Graduate Student Reading Series showcases the dynamic and welcoming arts community here at Saint Mary's College.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Navigating Point of View: Moving in Closer on 3rd-Person Close 

Image for Creative Writing Reading Series with Christine Hyung-Oak Lee

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Born in New York City, Christine Hyung-Oak Lee is the author of the memoir Tell Me Everything You Don’t Remember and a forthcoming novel also from Ecco / Harper Collins.

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Saturday, March 30, 2019 6 p.m., 925 SW Washington St, Portland, OR 97205

Join SMC MFA faculty and alumni at Literary Arts for flash readings with our friends at Omnidawn and McSweeney's.

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 7:45 p.m. to 9 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Curated and hosted by a committee of graduate students, the Graduate Student Reading Series showcases the dynamic and welcoming arts community here at Saint Mary's College.

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Lori Ostlund’s first book, a story collection entitled The Bigness of the World, won the Flannery O’Connor Award, the California Book Award for First Fiction, and the Edmund White Debut Fiction Award.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Building Worlds

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Jane Gregory is from Tucson and lives in Oakland. She is the author of YEAH NO (The Song Cave, 2018) and MY ENEMIES (The Song Cave, 2013), as well as several chapbooks.

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Thinking Otherwise and its Occasions: Grief, Form, and the Telepathic Promise of Poetry

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 7:45 p.m. to 9 p.m., On-campus, Saint Mary's College Museum of Art

Curated and hosted by a committee of graduate students, the Graduate Student Reading Series showcases the dynamic and welcoming arts community here at Saint Mary's College.

All readings are free and open to the public.

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 7:45 p.m. to 9 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Curated and hosted by a committee of graduate students, the Graduate Student Reading Series showcases the dynamic and welcoming arts community here at Saint Mary's College.

All readings are free and open to the public.