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December 1, 2020

Joseph Bruchac

Joseph Bruchac holds a BA in English from Cornell University, an MA in Literature and Creative Writing from Syracuse, and a PhD in Comparative Literature…
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Event November 19, 2020

VCFA Friendsgiving, November 19

In this season of giving thanks and celebrating connections, we are grateful to everyone in the VCFA community.
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November 13, 2020

Matt Crabb, 2021 MFA in WCYA

Matt participated in an e-interview with us in November of 2020. Below are edited excerpts from our conversations about writing, creating art for young audiences,…
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November 4, 2020

Dana Walrath, 2010 MFA in WCYA

VCFA alumnx Dana Walrath has received a Creation Grant from the Vermont Arts Council to support the opera adaptation of her 2016 graphic memoir, Aliceheimer’s.…
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Event October 31, 2020

A Celebration of Katherine Paterson & Cynthia Leitich Smith

Cynthia Leitich Smith has been named the first Katherine Paterson Chair in VCFA's MFA in Writing for Children & Young Adults program.
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October 15, 2020

Bonnie Pipkin, 2014 MFA in WCYA

“Troubled.” That’s seventeen-year-old Genesis according to her small New Jersey town. She finds refuge and stability in her relationship with her boyfriend, Peter—until he abandons…
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News September 2, 2020

VT Arts Council Honors VCFA Faculty & Alumnx

Four members of the VCFA community have been honored with FY2021 Creation Grants from the Vermont Arts Council.
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News September 2, 2020
August 12, 2020

A.R. Capetta

A.R. Capetta (all pronouns) writes about magic, science, weirdness, mystery, and the places where they meet. Their eight YA novels include The Lost Coast, The…
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May 21, 2020

Loree Griffin Burns

Loree Griffin Burns writes books that celebrate and explore the natural world. She is the author of seven books of children’s nonfiction, including the middle…
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May 21, 2020

Deb Noyes

Deb Noyes writes historical fiction for young adults and adults, narrative nonfiction/biography for middle-grade readers, and picture books. Recent titles include A Hopeful Heart: Louisa…
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