Tag: Creative Writing

  1. Poetry in 140 Characters in Second Annual Twitter Contest
    The winners of the creative writing programs-sponsored Twitter Poetry Contest had to contend with Twitter’s strict character limit.
  2. 2015 Twitter Poetry Contest Entry Deadline
    Submit a poem of exactly 140 characters (including spaces) and win $100. Sponsored by the Creative Writing and MFA programs. Deadline: February 27, 2015 at 5 p.m.
  3. Twitter Poetry Contest Returns; Win Up to $100 in Gift Cards
    UMass Boston undergraduates have until Friday, February 27 to submit up to three poems, using exactly 140 characters.
  4. Creativity, Brevity Keys to Annual Six-Word Story Contest
    UMass Boston students submitted a record 340 entries for the annual contract.
  5. UMass Boston MFA Alumna Receives Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers’ Award
    Danielle Jones-Pruett will receive $30,000 to fund the research and writing of a book of poetry about her Alabama hometown.
  6. Former MFA Visiting Writer Earns Spot on National Book Award Shortlist
    Cambridge-based poet Fanny Howe has won acclaim for her book "Second Childhood."
  7. Reading of 2014 Six Word Story Contest Winners
    Come hear the top 20 entries of the MFA and Undergraduate Creative Writing Programs' annual Six Word Story Contest.
  8. Twitter Poetry Contest
    Submit a poem of exactly 140 characters (including spaces) and win $100. Sponsored by the Creative Writing Program. Deadline: February 21, 2014
  9. Tell Me a (Six-Word) Story
    Ernest Hemingway once wrote a story that was only six words long. In that spirit, UMass Boston's Creative Writing Program has hosted its second annual six-word story contest.
  10. Spring 2012 Global Voices Reading Series
    Readings featuring E.C. Osondu, Gail Mazur, Martha Collins, Charles Bock, and more
  11. Afaa Michael Weaver reads as part of the Global Voices Reading Series
    Poet Afaa Michael Weaver reads from his work
  12. 2011 Global Voices Reading Series
    2011 Global Voices Reading Series