Stonecoast MFA in Creative Writing

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Stonecoast Alum and Former Faculty Patricia Smith to Win Bobbitt Poetry Prize

The Library of Congress will award the 2014 Rebekah Johnson Bobbitt National Prize for Poetry to Patricia Smith for her book "Shoulda Been Jimi Savannah."

Community News & Updates February 2015

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

Student Writes about Stonecoast Ireland for Bangor Daily News

Stonecoast student Robin Clifford Wood describes her experience at Stonecoast Ireland in a story for the Bangor Daily News.

Alumna Cindy Williams Gutiérrez Featured in El Paso Times

Author Daniel A. Olivas interviews Stonecoast alumna Cindy Williams Gutiérrez about her debut collection "The Small Claim of Bones" (Bilingual Review Press).

Community News & Updates January 2015

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

Stonecoast M.F.A. student publishes an anthology in homage to the Stone House on Wolfe Neck Bay in Freeport, ME

Bobbie Ford, an independent publisher and student at the University of Southern Maine’s Stonecoast M.F.A. Program in Creative Writing, announced the publication of a literary anthology, which will serve as a tribute to the Stone House in Freeport, Maine.

Horror Writers Association Announces Rocky Wood Memorial Scholarship, Names New President and Vice-President

Stonecoast faculty member Nancy Holder has been named the New Vice President of the Horror Writers Association.

Community News & Updates December 2014

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

Two Great Events: Thursday November 20th, 2014

Join us as we shine a light on acts of genocide and compassion, on human grief and hope. Art, music and poetry will also be part of this special evening to build deeper understanding and call Maine people to action.

Digital Magazine Lists Stonecoast MFA as “LGBTQ-Friendly”

PORTLAND, Maine – A digital, daily culture and lifestyle magazine based out of New York City has listed the University of Southern Maine’s Stonecoast Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Program as one of 15 “LGBTQ-friendly graduate programs in creative writing” in the U.S.

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