MFA in Writing & Publishing (Residential)

News & Events

A dynamic program requires a constant influx of new voices, visions, and happenings.

Keep this page bookmarked to stay apprised of upcoming events in MFA in Writing & Publishing as well as on the VCFA campus at large.


Kekla Magoon and William Alexander

William Alexander and Kekla Magoon To Read at VCFA April 28th

The MFA in Writing & Publishing is proud to present a reading by faculty members William Alexander and Kekla Magoon. Join MFA in Writing & Publishing students, faculty, and the community for a reading by award-winning authors of middle-grade fiction by two of the most exciting voices in children's lit today.

Rigoberto Gonzalez

Rigoberto González and Jessica Hendry Nelson reading at Vermont College of Fine Arts

The MFA in Writing & Publishing at VCFA presents a reading by faculty Rigoberto González and Jessica Hendry Nelson on Friday, March 17th. The event is free and open to the public.

Julianna Baggott

Julianna Baggott named Faculty Director for MFA in Writing & Publishing program

VCFA is pleased to announce Julianna Baggott, a critically acclaimed author, has been named Faculty Director for the MFA in Writing & Publishing program. Baggott is also an experienced educator. 

Hunger Mountain 2017 extends contests deadline; judges announced

Hunger Mountain is pleased to announce the 2017 contest judges, and to extend the deadline for entries by one week.

VT Book Award Gala

Vermont College of Fine Arts announces judges for Third Annual Vermont Book Award

Vermont College of Fine Arts has chosen eight Vermont writers and readers to be the 2017 Vermont Book Award judges. The judges, each with expertise in one of four genres, are Emily Bernard, Amanda Coplin, Chard deNiord, Grace Greene, Beth McCabe, Kerrin McCadden, Janice Obuchowski, and Tanya Lee Stone.