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News July 18, 2016

MFA in Writing alum Tim Seibles is named Virginia’s Poet Laureate

MFA in Writing alum Tim Seibles (’90) has been named Virginia’s 2016 Poet Laureate.
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News July 18, 2016
News June 22, 2016

Visiting Writer Alison Bechdel and VCFA President Thomas Christopher Greene to give reading on July 2

VCFA will host one of the college’s most anticipated events of the year on July 2 at 7 p.m. in Alumnx Hall.
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News June 22, 2016
News June 20, 2016

MFA in Writing alumna Jodi Paloni is June’s AWP “Spotlight”

Jodi Paloni (W ’11) has been picked for this month’s “In the Spotlight” section of AWPwriter.org.
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News June 20, 2016
News June 15, 2016

MFA in Writing residency events open to the public

Our summer residency for the MFA in Writing program takes place June 25, 2016 - July 6, 2016. During the residency, our Visiting Writers and…
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News June 15, 2016
News June 13, 2016

VCFA President Tom Greene to launch latest novel “I Forget You” at Phoenix Books in Burlington on June 14!

VCFA President Thomas Christopher Greene will be celebrating the release of his newest novel, If I Forget You, on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 7…
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News June 13, 2016
News June 6, 2016

Jane Camens’s Asia Pacific Writers & Translators organization to hold ninth annual conference

Asia Pacific Writers & Translators (APWT), the organization founded by MFA in Writing alumna Jane Camens (’00), holds its ninth annual conference this year in…
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News June 6, 2016
News June 6, 2016

MFA in Writing alumna Patricia Dove Miller’s memoir to be published this month

Patricia Dove Miller (W ’08) will release her memoir, Bamboo Secrets, this month through her own independent publishing company, Illuminated Owl Press.
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News June 6, 2016
News May 25, 2016

MFA in Writing alumna Julie Barton’s memoir, “Dog Medicine,” due out in July

Dog Medicine: How My Dog Saved Me from Myself, the new memoir by Julie Barton (W ’06) is due out July 19 from Penguin books.
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News May 25, 2016
News May 25, 2016

Poets Erin Evans and Karen Cygnarowicz are the recipients of the 2016 upstreet Magazine scholarships

Current MFA in Writing program students and poets Erin Evans and Karen Cygnarowicz are the recipients of the 2016 upstreet Scholarships.
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News May 25, 2016
News April 27, 2016

MFA in Writing Faculty Member Cynthia Huntington awarded a 2016 Guggenheim Fellowship

MFA in Writing poetry and creative nonfiction faculty member Cynthia Huntington has been awarded a 2016 Guggenheim Fellowship.
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News April 27, 2016