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News March 10, 2017

Writer Cassatly ’07 spreads forgiveness

Stephanie Cassatly's memoir Notice of Release is about her journey to forgive her mother's killer. Published by eLectio Publishing, the book will be available April…
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News March 10, 2017
News December 14, 2016

Kaminsky (MFAW ’13) wins 2016 Voss Literary Prize

Leah Kaminsky, author, doctor, and 2013 alumna of the MFA in Writing program, has won the 2016 Voss Literary Prize for her debut novel The…
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News December 14, 2016
News December 6, 2016

MFA in Writing announces public events during Winter 2017 residency

Our winter MFA in Writing residency returns at the end of the month and a number of visiting writers will be on hand to give…
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News December 6, 2016
News November 22, 2016

MFA in Writing students and faculty featured in The Writer’s Chronicle

The December 2016 Writer's Chronicle features essays by two MFA in Writing members and also showcases two alumnae.
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News November 22, 2016
News November 21, 2016

MFA in Writing welcomes new Program Director Melissa Hammerle

VCFA has announced that Melissa Hammerle will become the new MFA in Writing program director beginning Dec. 1. 
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News November 21, 2016
News October 21, 2016

MFA in Writing announces visiting writers for winter residency

Visiting writers and poets will be on campus for the upcoming MFA in Writing winter residency. 
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News October 21, 2016
News October 20, 2016

Alumnx David Ebenbach takes home two prizes for his recent work

David Ebenbach (’00) has taken home two prizes for a recent novel and collection of short stories. 
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News October 20, 2016
News September 23, 2016

Upcoming Best American Essays 2016 Collection Features Writing Faculty & Alumnx

The Best American Essays 2016, edited by Jonathan Franzen, features essays from four faculty members and five alumnx of our MFA in Writing program
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News September 23, 2016
News September 1, 2016

MFA in Writing Community In the News

There is a lot of recent good news surrounding our MFA in Writing community!
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News September 1, 2016
News July 27, 2016

Carolyn Stutz Kourofsky (W ’84) wins New York Foundation for the Arts fellowship

MFA in Writing alumna Carolyn Stutz Kourofsky was recently awarded a fellowship with the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) for playwriting/screenwriting. Carolyn graduated…
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News July 27, 2016