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’... READ MORE
Scott Wordsman, at the Colorado Review, writes the following about FDU MFA Poetry and Literary Translation faculty member H. L. Hix's American Anger: "What makes this piece satisfying and rhetorically successful extends beyond Hix’s diction and wit; what flatters is the poet’s unerring command over his subject... READ MORE
Thomas E. Kennedy just signed a contract for the first novel of his Copenhagen Quartet (In the Company of Angels -- "I selskab med engle") to appear in the Danish this November with the literary-micro-publisher, Rod&Co (a Danish publisher of Czeslaw Milosz, Peter Handke, Andrei... READ MORE
Friendswood (Riverhead), by MFA Director Rene Steinke, is on the St. Francis Literary Prize short list. Congratulations, Rene!... READ MORE
Congratulations Fiction faculty Jeffery Renard Allen! Song of the Shank is a finalist for the 2015 Pen/Faulkner Award. Check out more here.... READ MORE
Congratulations, Rene Steinke! Friendswood is one of NPR's Best Books of 2014.
Check more out at: NPR's Best Books of 2014 - Friendswood: A Novel
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Congratulations Fiction faculty member Jeffery Renard Allen! Allen's novel Song of the Shank is listed amongst Kirkus Reviews' Best Books of 2014.... READ MORE