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FDU MFA YA Faculty Member Eliot Schrefer’s NYTimes OpEd Piece

Have you read Fairleigh Dickinson University MFA YA faculty member Eliot Schrefer's NYTimes OpEd piece, “Junior Varsity is Where the Work Gets Done"? Eliot writes: Under the current rules, Y.A. literature doesn’t have official limits as far as appropriateness and tone. Instead, if there is one truism...

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05 Apr 2016 Posted by Gracelyn Weaver in Alumni Profiles, Faculty Advice, faculty news, publications, Worth Reading no comments

FDU MFA Faculty to Present at AWP16: Learning the Craft of Children’s Literature in an Adult World

Learning the Craft of Children’s Literature in an Adult World Eliot Schrefer, Donna Freitas, Rebecca Chace, Kathi Appelt, Rene Steinke As more writing programs add children’s and YA tracks within larger pools of MFA students, it’s not easy to figure out how best to teach—and learn—the craft...

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FDU MFA Faculty & TLR Editor Minna Proctor Moderates Translation Panel at ALTA

ALTA38: Reviewing Translation, 10/29/2015 A panel of reviewers and magazine editors discuss the processes behind whether or not a book in translation gets reviewed and some of the complications in reviewing international literature. They share practical solutions for improving the chances of getting a title reviewed,...

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02 Dec 2015 Posted by Gracelyn Weaver in Faculty Advice, faculty news, Video, Worth Watching no comments