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  1. Joiner Institute 30th Annual Writers’ Workshop Festival
    Celebrating 30 Years of Community and Creative Responses to War
  2. Six-Word Story Contest Winners Tackle Tough Subjects
    Lucas Henrique, an economics major from Somerville, took the top $100 prize in the fifth annual Six-Word Story Contest sponsored by the Master’s of Fine Arts and undergraduate Creative Writing programs.
  3. New Voices, New Stories Showcases Student Playwrights in Action
    UMass Boston playwrights share new work as the first performance in the new University Hall Theatre
  4. New Voices, New Stories: A Celebration of Student Playwrights
    Staged readings of new works by UMass Boston writers
  5. New Voices, New Stories: A Celebration of Student Playwrights
    Staged readings of new works by UMass Boston writer
  6. 10th Annual Undergraduate Literature Conference
    Academic Panels and Creative Writing Presentations throughout the day!
  7. Cole Swensen
    Meet the poet, a member of the Academy of American Poets, at a reading and announcement of winning entries. Refreshments will be served.
  8. Publishing Children’s Literature: A Talk with Author Susan Tan
    Sponsored by UMass Boston's Creative Writing Program.
  9. 2016 Twitter Poetry Contest Winners Announced
    Join the Creative Writing and MFA programs in listening to the winning entries in the 2016 Twitter Poetry Contest.
  10. Write a Poem in Exactly 140 Characters and Win Up to $100 in Gift Cards
    For the third consecutive year, the Creative Writing and MFA programs are sponsoring a Twitter Poetry Contest. Students have until Friday, March 4 at 5 p.m. to submit poems of exactly 140 characters to @UMBWrites.
  11. Six-Word Story Contest Winners Draw Inspiration From Memories, Chance Encounters
    UMass Boston's MFA and Undergraduate Creative Writing programs announced the winners of the fourth annual Six-Word Story Contest on Wednesday.
  12. 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.
  13. 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.
  14. 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.
  15. Creativity, Brevity Keys to Annual Six-Word Story Contest
    UMass Boston students submitted a record 340 entries for the annual contract.
  16. 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.
  17. Former MFA Visiting Writer Earns Spot on National Book Award Shortlist
    Cambridge-based poet Fanny Howe has won acclaim for her book "Second Childhood."
  18. Reading of 2014 Six-Word Story Contest Winners
    Come hear the top 20 entries of the MFA and Undergraduate Creative Writing Programs's annual Six-Word Story Contest.
  19. 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
  20. 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.
  21. Spring 2012 Global Voices Reading Series
    Readings featuring E.C. Osondu, Gail Mazur, Martha Collins, Charles Bock, and more
  22. Afaa Michael Weaver reads as part of the Global Voices Reading Series
    Poet Afaa Michael Weaver reads from his work
  23. 2011 Global Voices Reading Series
    2011 Global Voices Reading Series