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Alumna Sarah Arvio '83 Translates Lorca's Extensive Works for 'Poet in Spain'
December 14, 2017

Alumna Sarah Arvio '83 translated poet and playwright Garcia Lorca’s poems into English for the new book, Poet in Spain.

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Alumni Named Among '10 Poets Who Will Change the World' by Poets & Writers
December 14, 2017

Two alumni are featured in Poets & Writers'  “10 Poets Who Will Change the World,” which highlights writers for their range, breadth and depth of storytelling and technique.

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Writing Roundup: Week of Dec. 4, 2017
December 4, 2017

Over the past couple of weeks, Writing Program students, faculty and alumni have been busy publishing new work.

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Vermont Studio Center Award Fellowship to Rangi McNeil '04
November 30, 2017

Alumnus Rangi McNeil '04 has been awarded a four-week Educational Foundation of America Creative Equity Fellowship from Vermont Studio Center.

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Michele Herman '85 Publishes First Poetry Chapbook
November 28, 2017

Michele Herman ’85, an alumna of the Nonfiction Concentration in the graduate Writing Program, is celebrating the upcoming publication of her first poetry chapbook, Victory Boulevard (Finishing Line Press).

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Faculty and Alumna Receive Lannan Foundation Poetry Award & Fellowship
November 16, 2017

Poetry faculty member Shane McCrae won a Literary Award and alumna Mai Der Vang ’14 was awarded a Literary Fellowship from the prestigious Lannan Foundation.

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Alumni Make World Literature Today's 'Nota Benes' List
November 6, 2017

World Literature Today, a bimonthly international literary magazine based out of the University of Oklahoma, released its list of November "Nota Benes" — featuring two Writing alums.

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Meet Emily Skillings '17, Poet and Teacher
November 3, 2017

The Writing Spotlight series highlights the work of alumni, faculty and current MFA students, asking them to share thoughts on their craft and practice through a question-and-answer interview.

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Max Ritvo Memorial Fund
October 31, 2017

For more information, please reach out to: givetosoa@columbia.

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Alumnus Will Brewer '14 Confronts Opioid Crisis in Poems Featured on PBS NewsHour
October 26, 2017

For William Brewer ’14, the opioid crisis is personal.

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