The MFA is a creative writing low residency program that combines 10-day residencies with on-line coursework.
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MFA Alum Heather Lang’s Anthology Featured in the Las Vegas Review Journal

Witness off-duty Elvis, Miss Atomic at home & words as trapeze artists. Explore ghosts in the ecotone, hasty breakups & why reproduction has so many o's. Discover the saltshaker that's buried in the microwave, a sci-fi spacesuit's metallic silver & that desert bone. Edited &...


FDU MFA Translation Faculty Idra Novey Wins 2017 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature

MFA Literary Translation faulty member Idra Novey has won the $100,000 2017 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature! Read more at the Jewish Telegraphic Agency.  Idra Novey is the author of the debut novel Ways to Disappear, winner of the 2016 Brooklyn Eagles Prize and a New York Times Editors’...

05 May 2017 Posted by Gracelyn Weaver in Awards, Books, Current News, Faculty Books, faculty news, publications no comments

FDU MFA Alum Bill Mesce’s Novel Nominated for Eric Hoffer Award’s Montaigne Medal

  FDU MFA alum Bill Mesce's WWII novel, A Cold and Distant Place, has been named a finalist for the Eric Hoffer Award's Montaigne Medal. This award is given for "the most thought-provoking books. These are books that either illuminate, progress, or redirect thought." Congratulations, Bill! ###   Bill Mesce,...

10 Mar 2016 Posted by Gracelyn Weaver in Alumni Profiles, Awards, Books, Worth Reading no comments