Stonecoast MFA in Creative Writing


Duck and Cover
1962. America’s postwar innocence teeters on the brink of a massive culture change: racial integration, feminism, school prayer, Vietnam, Bob Dylan and The Beatles, the birth control pill… Such is the world surrounding DUCK AND COVER, a new play by York playwright/novelist and Stonecoast Faculty member, Michael Kimball. Click on the link for further details.
Dove Tales (Writing for Peace)
Publication Announcements and Updates from alumni and students, and a call for submissions from the Northern Writes Festival. Click the link to read full details.
People turn to poetry at moments of personal and communal importance: tragedies such as 9-11, weddings, the dedications of monuments—and, yes, presidential inaugurations. Continue reading at Stonecoast Faculty Blog:
CD Tokyo’s Burning
Faculty member Tony Barnstone’s CD “Tokyo’s Burning,” is out now. Find it on Amazon, Spotify, or
Sunset at the Stone House
This week on the Stonecoast Faculty blog we take a behind-the-scenes look at a residency. Photos by alumna Helen Peppe.
The Missouri Review
Congratulations to Stonecoast student Katie Bickham, winner of The Missouri Review 2012 Jeffrey E. Smith Editors’ Prize for Poetry.
Robe of Bones
Publication Announcements and Updates for alumni Eric M. Bosarge, Jennifer Marie Brissett, Libby Cudmore, Matthew Quinn Martin, Lesley Heiser, Karen Pullen, Jacob Strunk, and Dominic Aulisio, students Sheila Boneham and Magdalen Braden, and faculty member Nancy Holder.
NBC's, a website dedicated to "improving the world for pets and their owners," has compiled their top 10 dog books of 2012. Coming in at number eight is Stonecoast student Sheila Webster Boneham and her novel "Drop Dead on Recall." 
It’s that time of year when the world makes lists: best-of, top-this, best-that. In the tradition of fostering reflection, the Stonecoast Faculty Blog has come up with our own end-of-year list, our Literary Moments of 2012.
Join us for the faculty, alumni, and student readings at the Stonecoast Winter Residency! Readings will take place during the evenings of January 4 - January 12, 2013, at the beautiful Harraseeket Inn in Freeport, ME.


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