Friday, August 29, 2014

Enrolling Now for Fall Quarter

Enrollment for fall MFA classes is now underway, and classes are filling fast. The class schedule is available here, and detailed class info is available here. Contact Beth soon if you plan to enroll.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Congratulations to Catherine Rankovic

Congratulations to LU MFA faculty member Catherine Rankovic for her multiple awards in the St. Louis Writers Guild’s 2014 Deane Wagner Poetry Contest. Her poem Deckle-Edged won Third Place, her poem The New Country won First Honorable Mention, and her poem To Another Young Artist won Third Honorable Mention. 

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Fall Quarter 2014 Registration & Class Info

Current LU MFA students: To register for Fall classes, email your class choices to the Program Director, Beth Mead, at Confirmation will be emailed upon enrollment on August 25.

The full Fall class schedule is available here

The full Fall textbook list is available here.

The info for each cluster/class, including the instructor's course description, class type, textbook list, first assignment, and start date, is available at the appropriate link below:

Prose Cluster--Tuesday--Andrew Pryor
Scriptwriting--Monday--Peter Carlos

Literary Journal Editing--Beth Mead (students may enroll in one or two sections of journal editing)

Friday, August 1, 2014

New Publications by LU MFA Faculty Members

New poems by Eve Jones at Vinyl Poetry

New flash fiction piece by Kelli Allen at Fjords Review

Upcoming story by Mark George, "The Marrowbone Sessions," in The Southeast Review

Upcoming book by Julia Gordon-Bramer, "Fixed Stars Govern a Life: Decoding Sylvia Plath," from Stephen F. Austin University Press

Upcoming poems by Catherine Rankovic in December magazine and River Styx

Upcoming poetry collection by Michael Castro, "How Things Stack Up," from Singing Bone Press