MFA in Film announces October 2018 residency screenings

Please register for free tickets to films at The Savoy Theater through the VCFA Events page. To learn more about the individual film and to register directly for tickets to that film, please click on the film title.

Sunday, October 21, 10:30 AM, Savoy

Hunger Mountain Coop to Feature Writing & Publishing Students in New Reading Series

Montpelier's Hunger Mountain Coop and VCFA's MFA in Writing & Publishing program have teamed up on two fall readings.

Each event will feature two MFA in Writing & Publishing students, followed by a community open mic. The events are free, open to the public, and a welcome addition to Montpelier's literary scene.

Join us!

Reading 1: Monday, October 15 from 5:30-7pm. Featuring M. Demyan and Tracy Haught.

Reading 2: Monday, November 12 from 5:30-7pm. Featuring Kelsi Long and Davey Ozahowski.

VCFA and For Freedoms Unveil Art Installation and Announce a Video Projection Evening on 10/13

Luis JacobArt Installation - 10/8

For Freedoms selected artist Luis Jacob to design the installation, because of his social activism and relationship to VCFA as faculty in the MFA in Visual Art program.

His work is titled “Land Acknowledgement" and is intended to raise several questions: 

Writing & Publishing's Friday Night Reading Series Features Poets Justin Bigos & Matthew Olzmann

Bigos & OlzmannThe MFA in Writing & Publishing program is pleased to feature their new faculty member, Justin Bigos, and Dartmouth poet, Matthew Olzmann, in their Friday Night Reading Series on October 5th. The event is free and open to the public.

MFA in Graphic Design announces October 2018 residency events

Public Lecture by Visiting Guest Designer Oliver Klimpel: "Talk OK"

Tuesday, October 9

  • 6:45-7:45 p.m.
  • Noble Lounge
  • Free and open to the public

Oliver KlimpelKlimpel will present on some of his recent practice in working with institutions on design and architectural strategies.

MFA in Writing & Publishing Fall Reading Series Kicks Off September 14th

The MFA in Writing & Publishing program welcomes a new leadership team in Fall 2018. To celebrate, Rita Banerjee—Director, Erin Stalcup—Hunger Mountain Editor & Faculty, and Lizzy Fox—Associate Director will be featured in the Fall semester’s first reading. Each administrator is a writer in her own right, and both Rita and Erin will serve as faculty in the program.

Now accepting applications for the new International MFA in Creative Writing & Literary Translation

This global program for writers and writing, with a focus on transnational literature in English and world literature in translation, is the first of its kind in the world. Up to two full-ride scholarships are available annually. You can apply today by following this link

Announcing the new Art More Than Ever podcast

Titled Art More Than Ever, the podcast will showcase the breadth of artists VCFA brings to its campus through its nine academic programs.

Art More Than Ever really highlights the best of VCFA. Our artists, writers, designers, musicians, and filmmakers all have stories to tell and experiences to share. These remarkable interviews get to the heart of what drives our artists and what makes VCFA so extraordinary,” said VCFA President Thomas Christopher Greene. 

VCFA President Tom Greene signs joint statements condemning recent acts of discrimination

Gov. SealGreene joined Gov. Peter Shumlin, Lt. Gov. and Governor-elect Phil Scott, and Vermont college and university presidents in signing a statement titled “In Support of Diversity, Equity & Inclusiveness.” He also signed an open letter, along with 110 college and university presidents from around the country, asking President-Elect Donald Trump to condemn recent acts of hate.