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November 2015

MFA Faculty Jeffery Renard Allen’s Song of the Shank Nominated for Dublin Literary Award

Fairleigh Dickinson University MFA faculty Jeffery Renard Allen’s Song of the Shank (Graywolf Press) has been nominated for the International Dublin Literary Award 2016 (formerly IMPAC). Congratulation, Jeffrey! Jeffery Renard Allen is the author of the story collection, Holding Pattern (Graywolf), and the novel, Rails Under My Back (Farrar, Straus…

17 Nov 2015 Posted by FDU MFA in Books, Faculty Books, faculty news, Worth Reading no comments

Alum Jeff Vasishta Explores Brooklyn’s Hipster Decline at AM New York

“New York City will never be quite the same,” writes Fairleigh Dickinson University alum Jeff Vasishta. Jeff explores an important question — “Where are Brooklyn’s hipsters going?” — within his most recent piece for AM New York.  Read more.  ### As a music journalist Jeff Vasishta…


MFA Alum Heather Lang on Microexpressions: Poet Richard Siken & Painter Bob Ross

Fairleigh Dickinson University MFA alum Heather Lang explores Copper Canyon poet Richard Siken and Joy of Painting painter Bob Ross at Queen Mob’s Teahouse. Heather, who is particularly interested in interdisciplinary explorations, writes: Siken, like Ross, does much with little. While Ross could start and finish an…