Stonecoast MFA in Creative Writing

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At the Stonecoast Faculty Blog, we’ve started a tradition of providing our readers with a window into the Stonecoast residency via photo essay.
Pigs Can't Swim by Helen Peppe
"Helen’s goal in life stated early in the book is to escape the family and become an author, and the fact that the reader is holding a copy of Helen’s book sort of gives away the ending: She succeeded." - Tom Atwell, Portland Press Herald
Stonecoast will host the first Reading Series Event of 2014 at the Winter Residency, "Welcome Back Alumni" featuring poet Quenton Baker and memoirist Helen Peppe.
News and updates for Stonecoast community alumni, students, and faculty. Click on the link to read full details.
Faculty member James Patrick Kelly and alumna Sandra McDonald both have stories in The Year's Best Science Fiction: 31st Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
Creative Nonfiction Magazine
Student Mary Heather Noble has won a $10,000 Sustainability Essay Award from Creative Nonfiction Magazine.
"Seventy years after the appearance of the Four Freedoms sequence, among Norman Rockwell’s best-known works, the artist continues to be derided as an assembly-line purveyor of sentimental kitsch..."
The STONECOAST REVIEW is now accepting submissions for the second issue. Click on the link for more details.
photo by Helen Peppe
News and updates for Stonecoast community alumni, students, and faculty. Click on the link to read full details.
Pithead Chapel
Student Alexis Paige has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize for her essay, "A Decent Happiness".

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