Writing & Publishing reading series returns with Robin MacArthur & Miciah Bay Gault

Robin_MiciahThe MFA in Writing & Publishing program kicks off its Spring 2018 Reading Series on Friday, February 2 5:30 p.m. in Cafe Anna.

Join us for the first of our Spring 2018 Friday Reading Series, featuring new faculty member Robin McArthur and Program Director Miciah Bay Gault. All Friday Night Readings are free and open to the public with refreshments available for purchase from Cafe Anna.

Robin MacArthur lives on the hillside farm where she was born in Marlboro, Vermont. Her debut collection of short stories, Half Wild, won the PEN New England award for fiction, and was a finalist for the New England Book Award and the Vermont Book Award. Her debut novel, Heart Spring Mountain, was released on January 16 of this year. Robin is also the editor of Contemporary Vermont Fiction: An Anthology and one-half of the indie folk duo Red Heart the Ticker, which has released four albums and been featured on NPR’s Morning Edition. 

Miciah Bay Gault's fiction and essays have appeared in Tin House, The Sun Magazine, Agni, The Southern Review, The Literary Review, and in the anthology Contemporary Vermont Fiction. Miciah is coordinator of the Vermont Book Award and the Program Director for the MFA in Writing & Publishing, as well as editor of Hunger Mountain.