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‘No Crying in the Garden' by Alumna Michelle Dominique Burk '16 Out This Month
October 12, 2021

Michelle Dominique Burk went on to receive her PhD from the University of Houston's Literature & Creative Writing Program in May 2020.

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Undergraduate Writing Alumna Sophia Tonnessen ('19 CC) Publishes 'Ecologia'
September 29, 2021

Tell me more about the process of writing Ecologia?   All of the poetry in Ecologia is from the start of lock-down up until nine or ten months in—​​March or April of 2020 up to January this year.

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Alumna Carly Inghram ‘18 Publishes ‘The Animal Indoors,’ Winner of the 2020 CAAPP Book Prize
September 24, 2021

In an interview with Poetry student Tiffany Troy for Lit Pub, Inghram speaks to the process of creation as a poet.

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Three Alumni Longlisted for the 2021 National Book Awards
September 22, 2021

The National Book Foundation announced the longlist for the 2021 National Book Awards, nominating School of the Arts alumni Baba Badji ‘15 and Jakob Guanzon ‘17 and Journalism School alumna Paula Yoo (‘92 JRN) for the historic literary prize.

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Professor Deborah Paredez Wins Writers’ League of Texas Poetry Book Award for 'Year of the Dog'
September 15, 2021

Publishers Weekly gave Year of the Dog a starred review, calling it "an astonishing book.

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'Cry Back My Sea' by Alumna Sarah Arvio '83 out in August
July 28, 2021

Sarah Arvio’s Poet in Spain: New Translations of the poetry of Federico García Lorca, garnered wide acclaim.

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'Void' by Alumna Alla Vilnyanskaya '18 Available for Pre-Order
July 27, 2021

Alla Vilnyanskaya was born in the Ukraine and raised in the US.

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Writing Alumnus Eduardo Martinez-Leyva '15 Receives 2021 Provincetown FAWC Fellowship
June 28, 2021

Writing Alumnus Eduardo Martinez-Leyva '15 has been selected as a 2021-2022 Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center Fellow.

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Alumni and Faculty Shortlisted for 2021 CLMP Firecracker Awards
May 18, 2021

The Community of Literary Magazines and Presses recently announced its shortlist for the 2021 Firecracker Awards, given annually "to celebrate books and magazines that make a significant contribution to our literary culture and the publishers that strive to introduce important voices to readers far and wide.

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Alumna and Professor Meghan Maguire Dahn '14 Wins 2021 Burnside Review Book Award
May 17, 2021

Burnside Review's Press Book Award calls for poets to submit 48-64 pages of poetry.

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