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August Residency Tentative Schedule

Hi All, We have posted a tentative August Residency Schedule to the website. The schedule is still subject to change, but it should give you an idea of what is happening at the residency. See you in August! KSM

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Course Evaluations

Folks, it’s time to submit evaluation forms for your courses. Please download BOTH the departmental and the program evaluation forms from the Forms page on the MFA web site (it’s under Current Students) and follow the instructions on the forms … Continue reading

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Hello! I’d like to announce another acceptance! My short story “Rabbit Girl” will be published in FOLIO magazine!

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Meet Authors and Agents Easily

Last Thursday, Brian Thiem and I attended Jane K. Cleland’s book launch “Dolled Up for Murder” at LIM College in Manhattan. Jane was surrounded by her loyal fans while authors and agents worked the room. Brian and I got to … Continue reading

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Character Development Workshop

Hi All, Professor Louisa Burns-Bisogna will be offering a workshop on Saturday, March 31 from 10 am to 12 pm in HI206. Let me know if you would like to attend, my email is Thanks, Kristin SM Workshop: Character … Continue reading

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Book Launch party March 29 in NYC

The college where I teach, LIM, is hosting my book launch party in Midtown Manhattan, next Thursday, March 29th. I’d love it if you can come. Details and RSVP info are below. Blue martinis will be served! You’re Invited to … Continue reading

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Hello Everyone! My short story Hard Heavy Crazy is available on Please check it out! Truly, Jenn Powers

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