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Alumni Honored by the Poetry Society of America as Chapbook Fellows
June 11, 2018

Nicholas Goodly ’17 and Esther Lin ’10 whose chapbooks garnered recognition from the Poetry Society of America participated in the organization's 15th Anniversary Chapbook Fellowship Ceremony.

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Columbia CA/T Students Teach Creative Writing in Armenia This Summer
June 8, 2018

Four Columbia MFA students will travel to Armenia this summer as part of a groundbreaking international CA/T initiative that started in fall 2017.

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Poetry Student Antoinette Bumekpor Tackles Chronic Illness Through Writing
June 6, 2018

Current student Antoinette Bumekpor discovered that she could “write the body,” turning her pain into poetry while attending Columbia.

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Writing Roundup: Week of May 16, 2018
May 15, 2018

Over the past couple of weeks, Writing Program Students, Faculty and Alumni have been busy publishing new work and garnering recognition.

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Alumni Longlisted for 2018 Best Translated Book Award
May 15, 2018

UPDATE: May 15, 2018 - Third-Millennium Heart, by Ursula Andjaer Olsen (Denmark, Broken Dimanche Press), translated by Katrine Øgaard Jensen '17 has been selected as a finalist for this award.

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Current Student Melanie Rock Winner of New York City Mayor's Inaugural #PoetweetNYC Contest
May 9, 2018

Current student Melanie Rock was one of five winners of the inaugural #PoetweetNYC contest for her poem "Garden=Church.

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First Poetry Collection by Diana Delgado '08 to be Published by BOA Editions
May 9, 2018

Alumna Diana Delgado '08 has her first poetry collection forthcoming from BOA Editions in Fall 2019.

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Michele Herman '85, Columnist for 'The Villager,' Honored in NYPA Competition
May 8, 2018

Alumna Michele Herman '85 has received two honors – she won in the Best Columns category of the New York Press Association's 2017 Better Newspaper Contest, and, in a more unexpected recognition, she has been named poet laureate of tex-mex restaurant Tortilla Flats NYC.

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Writing Roundup: Week of May 2, 2018
May 2, 2018

Over the past couple of weeks, Writing Program Students, Faculty and Alumni have been busy publishing new work and garnering recognition.

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