- UMass Boston MFA Program Events
This semester's events begin on September 12 with a faculty reading.
- UMass Boston Alumna Lisa Duffy Earns Raves for First Novel
"The Salt House" is now available from Touchstone Books
- UMass Boston Poet Jill McDonough Wins Lannan Fellowship
Director of creative writing MFA program receives prestigious award.
- 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.
- Former MFA Visiting Writer Earns Spot on National Book Award Shortlist
Cambridge-based poet Fanny Howe has won acclaim for her book "Second Childhood."
- 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.
- Spring 2012 Global Voices Reading Series
Readings featuring E.C. Osondu, Gail Mazur, Martha Collins, Charles Bock, and more
- Afaa Michael Weaver reads as part of the Global Voices Reading Series
Poet Afaa Michael Weaver reads from his work
- 2011 Global Voices Reading Series
2011 Global Voices Reading Series