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Debbie Ridpath Ohi and Ibi Zoboi

MFA in WCYA announces its lineup for Visiting Writers for the Winter Residency

During the January 11-22 MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults residency, we will host Visiting Author and Illustrator Debbie Ridpath Ohi and Darrow Lecturer Ibi Zoboi.

Visiting Writers Winter 2019 Residency

MFA in Writing announces its lineup of Visiting Writers for the Winter Residency

Visiting writers for the December 28 – January 8 MFA in Writing residency include a New York Times bestselling author, a National Book Award finalist, a MacArthur “Genius Grant” fellow, and an emerging alumna fiction writer. Each one will give a free, public reading in the Chapel in College Hall.


Annual Illumination Night Community Gathering - Wednesday, 12/5

Join us on the VCFA campus on Wednesday, December 5, at 5:30 pm!

Sara Ryan and Melissa Marr

WCYA Welcomes Two New Faculty Members

The Writing for Children and Young Adults program is thrilled to announce two new faculty members. Please join us in welcoming Melissa Marr and Sara Ryan!

Parneshia and Hasanthika

MFA in Writing announces new visiting faculty members

The MFA in Writing program is pleased to introduce two new visiting faculty members who will teach during the Winter-Spring Semester beginning December 28, 2018.

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