Renee Ashley
The MFA is a creative writing low residency program that combines 10-day residencies with on-line coursework.
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FDU MFA Alum Eric Paul Interviews MFA Faculty Renee Ashley at Hypertext.

Poet, musician, and FDU MFA alum Eric Paul interviews MFA poetry faculty Renee Ashley at Hypertext. Renee writes: "Because you’re a lyricist and vocalist, you undoubtedly associate (consciously or unconsciously) the writing with performance and the public. That’s enough to get anyone’s blood to boil. I, on the...

03 Aug 2016 Posted by FDU MFA in Alumni Profiles, faculty news, publications, Worth Reading no comments

Verse Daily Features “Spindle, Lathe” from Renée Ashley’s The View from the Body

  Verse Daily features "Spindle, Lathe" from FDU MFA faculty member Renée Ashley's The View from the Body (Black Lawrence Press, 2016). The poem begins:                  Thirst rose in her from a sitting position.                There was would-this and would-that.   Read more at Verse Daily.   The View from the Body is available with Black Lawrence Press.       Renée...

19 Jun 2016 Posted by FDU MFA in Books, faculty news, Worth Reading no comments

MFA Alum Jessie Vail Aufiery’s Edited Collection Paris, Etc. Published by Serving House Books

PARIS, ETC.: WRITING AND ILLUSTRATIONS is a collection of poems, stories and essays that explore what Paris means to writers who have visited and lived in this fascinating city. These are works that are jubilant, despondent, flippant, stuck, liberated, devastated, bored, solitary, joyous, in love—that...


FDU MFA Faculty Kathleen Graber, René Steinke, & Renée Ashley Nominated for Pushcart Prizes

CONGRATULATIONS to Kathleen Graber, René Steinke, and Renée Ashley for their Pushcart Prize nominations!       Kathleen Graber’s second collection of poetry, The Eternal City, was a finalist for the National Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the William Carlos Williams Award. It was the...

07 Mar 2016 Posted by FDU MFA in Current News, faculty news, publications no comments

Black Lawrence Press To Publish Renée Ashley’s Poetry, The View From The Body, In March 2016

Pre-order FDU MFA faculty Renée Ashley's new poetry collection, The View from the Body, which will soon be out from Black Lawrence Press. Congratulations, Renée! Renée Ashley is the author of five volumes of poetry: Because I Am the Shore I Want to Be the Sea (Subito Book...