Stonecoast MFA in Creative Writing


Pithead Chapel
Student Alexis Paige has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize for her essay, "A Decent Happiness".
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?”
Martin Espada
Poet, editor, essayist and translator Martín Espada is joining the faculty of the Stonecoast MFA program.
Alumnus and poet Quenton Baker has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. The nomination was submitted by The New Guard Literary Review.
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.
Stonecoast Student Alexis Paige has won the New Millennium Nonfiction Prize for her essay “The Geography of Consolation.”
News and updates for Stonecoast community alumni, students, and faculty. Click on the link to read full details.
Faculty member Megan Frazer Blakemore writes about the use of costumes in YA literature, just in time for halloween. "On Dressing Up", this week on the Stonecoast Faculty Blog.
The Stonecoast MFA program presents the Stonecoast Review inaugural issue. A literary magazine publishing works of poetry, literary fiction, genre fiction, and creative non-fiction, Stonecoast Review embodies the ideals of social and environmental justice, cultural awareness, and international perspectives.
Damon Knight and Kate Wilhelm, Clarion Conference 1974
Back when I was an aspiring writer, there were no MFA programs for the likes of me.


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