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Campbell McGrath

McGrath is a Pulitzer finalist

English Professor Campbell McGrath has been named a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry. The author of more than […]

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While they were writing, two poets found love

While they were writing, two poets found love

Where did you meet your Valentine? At a party, during class, on your way to the movies? How about while […]

Campbell McGrath reads his poem ‘Shopping for Pomegranates at Wal-Mart on New Year’s Day’

Campbell McGrath reads his poem ‘Shopping for Pomegranates at Wal-Mart on New Year’s Day’

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Campbell McGrath

Creative writing professor judges 2014 Pulitzer Prize for poetry

Philip and Patricia Frost Professor of Creative Writing. Guggenheim fellow. MacArthur “Genius.” FIU’s Campbell McGrath can now add Pulitzer Prize […]

Denise Duhamel, professor in the FIU Creative Writing Program in the Department of English

Duhamel becomes third creative writing professor to earn Guggenheim Fellowship

FIU creative writing professor Denise Duhamel has been named a 2014 Guggenheim Fellow. Duhamel is one of 178 scholars, artists […]

FIU grad P. Scott Cunningham turns Miami into a hip poetry hub

FIU grad P. Scott Cunningham turns Miami into a hip poetry hub

By Dan Grech The invitation, in true P. Scott Cunningham style, was irresistible. He’s throwing an “old-fashioned book party” in […]

Manuscript review offers unique perspective into writer’s own work

Manuscript review offers unique perspective into writer’s own work

It started as a poem. Anjanette Delgado MFA ’12 was taking the final course needed to graduate from the MFA Creative […]

Mystic River author, Dennis Lehane, to be keynote speaker at FIU’s Writers Conference Oct. 24-26

Mystic River author, Dennis Lehane, to be keynote speaker at FIU’s Writers Conference Oct. 24-26

For those looking to write the next New York Times bestseller, the historical narrative of our time or even an […]

Knight Fellows give back to South Florida through the arts

Knight Fellows give back to South Florida through the arts

Marci Calabretta and Jennifer McCauley are giving back to the South Florida community through writing, education and the arts. Through funding […]

Inaugural poet and alumnus Richard Blanco shares his story with FIU audience

For weeks after Richard Blanco was selected as President Obama’s Inaugural Poet, fear and worry would creep in. Asked to […]

Florida Book Awards honor McGrath, Lehane

Florida Book Awards honor McGrath, Lehane

FIU English professor Campbell McGrath and Creative Writing alumnus Dennis Lehane MFA ’01 earned gold medal honors at the 2012 Florida Book Awards. McGrath’s […]

Alumni celebrate inaugural weekend in Washington, D.C.

Alumni celebrate inaugural weekend in Washington, D.C.

FIU alumni from around the country gathered Saturday in Washington, D.C., as part of an historic weekend in the nation’s […]

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Two-time FIU graduate selected as President Obama’s 2013 Inaugural Poet

Two-time FIU graduate selected as President Obama’s 2013 Inaugural Poet

On Jan. 21, the entire world will be watching as President Barack Obama is sworn in on the steps of […]

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There and back again: Richard Blanco ’91, MFA ’97

There and back again: Richard Blanco ’91, MFA ’97

[Editor’s note: Richard Blanco ’91, MFA ’97 has been named the 2013 Inaugural Poet, and will be reading an original […]

Creative Writing faculty to appear at Miami Book Fair International

Creative Writing faculty to appear at Miami Book Fair International

Faculty from the Creative Writing Program are participating in the 2012 Miami Book Fair International this weekend. Follow the links […]

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