Students, faculty and alumni from the MFA in Writing for Children & Young Adults are New York Times bestselling authors, National Book Award Finalists, and Newbery and Caldecott Medal winners.
Learn how this diverse and dynamic community of writers earn success in their artistic pursuits on local, national, and global levels.
April 24, 2017
We are delighted to announce that Varian Johnson (’09) will be joining the Writing for Children & Young Adults Program this summer as a visiting faculty member.
April 23, 2017
Princess Monori, written by WCYA '03 alumna Beth Walker, won a Bronze 2017 IPPY award in the Multicultural Children/Young Adult category.
April 14, 2017
Congratulations to Jiton Davidson, whose novel Sun-Kadelic: An Afro-Futuristic, Historical Fiction has been named a finalist for the 2017 Lee & Low New Visions Award! Jiton is currently a student in the MFA in Writing for Children & Young Adults Program.
April 4, 2017
Mystics, virgins, and saints will take center stage in a discussion among young adult authors Marianna Baer, Katie Bayerl, and Julie Berry at Brookline Booksmith on April 13 at 7 p.m.
March 29, 2017
A year after its hardcover publication, the trade paperback of The Language of Stars is due out May 30, 2017.
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