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News January 11, 2016

Rita Williams-Garcia, Kekla Magoon Earn Coretta Scott King Book Awards

Two MFA in Writing for Children & Young Adult faculty members earned high honors on January 11 as part of the American Library Association’s 2016…
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News January 11, 2016
News December 16, 2015

Circus Mirandus Makes “New York Times” Best Seller List

Circus Mirandus, the debut novel of MFA in Writing for Children & Young Adults alumna Cassie Beasley ’13, has earned a spot on the New…
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News December 16, 2015
News December 14, 2015

“X: A Novel” Nominated for NAACP Image Award

Based on the life of Malcolm X and co-written by his daughter Ilyasah Shabazz and WYCA faculty member Kekla Magoon, X: A Novel has been…
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News December 14, 2015
News December 14, 2015

New York Times Notable Children’s Books of 2015 Includes Books by Alumna & Trustee

The New York Times Notable Children’s Books of 2015 includes books by alumna Cassie Beasley, ’13 WCYA, and VCFA Board of Trustees member M. T.…
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News December 14, 2015
News December 7, 2015

VCFA, Bear Pond Books Host M.T. Anderson Reading, Musical Performance

Anderson will read from his latest book. A string quartet performance will follow.
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News December 7, 2015