News & Events

Laura Long, Mary Carroll-Hackett, Gail Adams, Jeremy Jones, Erin Veith, Julia Kasdorf, Ann Pancake.

Read new work by students, alumni & faculty, and find out what our MFA community is up to.

Sat., April 5, 1 pm, readings & music in Buckhannon’s Jawbone Park will speak out.

“…something about this confluence, the way I had to bring potable water to my family from two hours north, the strange look of the landscape wreathed in rain and mist, the stench of a chemical that was housed directly upstream from the water company — something about all of that made me absolutely buoyant in my rage.”

Terrance Hayes, Diane Gilliam, Marie Manilla, Crystal Wilkinson, Lynnell Edwards.

Richard Schmitt’s essay selected for Best American Series.

Karen McElmurray wins the Annie Dillard Award for Creative Nonfiction, and Lambda recognizes Carter Sickels with this year’s Emerging Writer Award.

Look for Eric Waggoner’s academic article “Witnessing and Testimony” and new poems by Mark DeFoe.

In June, Jessie van Eerden’s debut novel, Glorybound, won the 2012 ForeWord Reviews Editor’s Choice Fiction Prize.