Stonecoast MFA in Creative Writing


Faculty Member and Alumna Named in 31st Annual Collection of Year's Best Science Fiction

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

Student Mary Heather Noble Wins $10,000 Sustainability Essay Award

Student Mary Heather Noble has won a $10,000 Sustainability Essay Award from Creative Nonfiction Magazine.

Faculty Member Elizabeth Hand Reviews Norman Rockwell Biography for the Boston Review

"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..."

Stonecoast Review Now Accepting Submissions

The STONECOAST REVIEW is now accepting submissions for the second issue. Click on the link for more details.

Community News & Updates December 2013

News and updates for Stonecoast community alumni, students, and faculty. Click on the link to read full details.

Student Alexis Paige has been Nominated for a Pushcart Prize

Student Alexis Paige has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize for her essay, "A Decent Happiness".

"Beyond Words: Reading as Performance" by Elizabeth Searle, This Week on the Faculty Blog

Backstage in Brooklyn at “Lost Lit Presents Stonecoast MFA in NYC”—a lively Nov. 2nd reading—one fellow reader asked us all, “Is anyone else here nervous?”

Stonecoast Welcomes Martín Espada to the Faculty

Poet, editor, essayist and translator Martín Espada is joining the faculty of the Stonecoast MFA program.

Alumnus Quenton Baker Nominated for a Pushcart Prize

Alumnus and poet Quenton Baker has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. The nomination was submitted by The New Guard Literary Review.

Application Deadline for Stonecoast in Ireland is November 18

Students and alumni: the deadline for applications for the Stonecoast in Ireland residency in Dingle in July 2014 is Monday 18 November 2013. Click on the link for more details.