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West Virginia author wins 2016 Levine Prize for Poetry

~ By Jefferson Beavers, reprinted from FresnoStateNews.com

The Fresno State Master of Fine Arts Program in Creative Writing announced West Virginia author Rachel Rinehart as the winner of the 2016 Philip Levine Prize for Poetry book contest, which includes a $2,000 award and publication of her first book, “The Church in the Plains.” 494 more words

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Lost in the Willows

As it always goes with me, I am pursuing a new direction with my ceramic work. Actually, it branched off of something I was doing in the fall of 2014 in Massachusetts, but I’ve improved on the idea. 218 more words


MFA Programs

The September/October 2016 issue of Poets & Writers Magazine has a lengthy article on Master of Fine Arts programs available for every budget and every individual schedule! 19 more words


How to Apply to an MFA Program: Parts I & II.

Applying to graduate school is not easy.

There are countless hours of writing and rewriting your personal statement, crumpling it up out of anger & throwing it in the bin — only to run after it and flatten it out under one of your undergrad textbooks you never used. 1,932 more words

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