Jeffery Renard Allen
The MFA is a creative writing low residency program that combines 10-day residencies with on-line coursework.
Creative Writing and Literature for educators, Fairleigh Dickinson, Creative Writing,Teaneck, New Jersey, Master of Fine Arts in Writing,

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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 and...

17 Nov 2015 Posted by Gracelyn Weaver in Books, Faculty Books, faculty news, Worth Reading no comments

Alum Tracey Michae’l Lewis-Giggetts At The Guardian: “Black characters are still revolutionary”

Tracey Michae'l Lewis-Giggetts' Black characters are still revolutionary: writers talk about the complexity of race was recently published at The Guardian.   "Is success defined only by whether black writers write about race? Or, is there room for a diversity of stories that don’t necessarily align with race issues?"   This Fairleigh...

07 Sep 2015 Posted by Gracelyn Weaver in faculty news, publications, Worth Reading no comments