Stonecoast is a proud sponsor of the 2013 AWP Annual Conference taking place in Boston from March 6th-9th. The Stonecoast community has come together to offer several exciting events that will take place during the Conference.
Stonecoast MFA Community Reading
BOSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
700 BOYLSTON STREET
THURSDAY, MARCH 7, 6:00-8:00 pm
Introduction--Erin Underwood, alumna
Jeanne Marie Beaumont, faculty
Jaed Coffin, faculty
Anthony D’Aries, alumnus
Aaron Hamburger, faculty
Lexa Hillyer, alumna
Sandra McDonald, alumna
Thomas McDonald, alumnus
Suzanne Strempek Shea, faculty
Sholeh Wolpe, faculty
Lady Zen, student
Closing Remarks--Annie Finch, director
Stonecoast MFA Faculty Reading: A Tenth Anniversary Celebration
The Stonecoast Anniversary Reading is a special panel sponsored by AWP that will highlight the diversity and range of Stonecoast faculty in four genres. Director Annie Finch will moderate the panel, opening with some brief remarks about the writers on the Stonecoast faculty, and then asking each faculty member to talk for a moment about how teaching at Stonecoast has affected them as writers before sharing their work.
ROOM 203, HYNES CONVENTION CENTER
FRIDAY, MARCH 8, 3:00-4:15 pm
Stonecoast Director Annie Finch, moderator
David Anthony Durham
STONECOAST MFA BOOTH #507
Faculty and Alumni will be signing their books all day Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Special appearance by 2012 National Book Award Finalist in Poetry Tim Seibles.
“Altered Egos” - Stonecoast MFA Masquerade and Open Mic
Literary Heroes and Villains: Come as you are, or . . . come as someone else
Co-hosted by Elizabeth Searle, faculty, and Mihku Paul, alumna
SHERATON SUITE 2039
SATURDAY, MARCH 9, 9:00 pm-Midnight
Come dance, enjoy the music, and listen to readings from Stonecoast students and alumni.