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Marcella Haddad ’18: ‘Feed Your Reader: A Workshop with Author Nathaniel Popkin’

Marcella Haddad ’18: ‘Feed Your Reader: A Workshop with Author Nathaniel Popkin’

With the first six pages of her novel in hand, Marcella Haddad ’18 stepped into author Nathaniel Popkin’s writing workshop unsure of what to expect. Afterward, Haddad left with constructive […]

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0 commentsOctober 29, 2014 at 3:42 pmCampus News

Oct. 23: University Seminar Hosts Poetry Symposium

If you enjoy reading or writing poetry, or just want to get your socks knocked off by hearing some great creative work by Arcadia University students and faculty, you are […]

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0 commentsOctober 16, 2014 at 4:32 pmEvents

Oct. 17: Visiting Writers Series Welcomes Back Award-winning Author Robin Black

Oct. 17: Visiting Writers Series Welcomes Back Award-winning Author Robin Black

Arcadia University’s Visiting Writers Series welcomes back award-winning author Robin Black on Friday, Oct. 17 at 7:30 p.m. in Grey Towers Castle. Black will discuss “The Uses of Obsession in Writing Fiction” […]

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0 commentsOctober 7, 2014 at 3:29 pmEvents

Sept. 4: Local Authors Discuss How to Get Your Writing Project off the Ground

Arcadia University’s Master of Fine Arts program in Creative Writing presents two local authors on Thursday, Sept. 4 to discuss “Starting Fresh: Getting Your New Writing Project off the Ground.” Fort Washington’s […]

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0 commentsSeptember 2, 2014 at 10:57 amEvents

Feb. 21: Arcadia University Hosts Free Forum on ‘The Practical Realities of Writing’

Feb. 21: Arcadia University Hosts Free Forum on ‘The Practical Realities of Writing’

Arcadia University’s Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, in collaboration with the Philadelphia Writers Conference Free Forum Series, hosts “The Practical Realities of Writing,” on Friday, Feb. 21, from […]

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0 commentsFebruary 18, 2014 at 12:05 pmEvents

Isard Features on ‘Book Fight’ Podcast

Joshua Isard, assistant professor of English and director of the M.F.A. in Creative Writing, is the first guest of 2014 for “Book Fight,” an episodic podcast in which writers critique […]

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0 commentsJanuary 7, 2014 at 4:20 pmIn the News Scholarly & Creative

An Evening with Author Curtis Smith, Nov. 8

An Evening with Author Curtis Smith, Nov. 8

On Friday, Nov. 8, Curtis Smith, whose stories have appeared in more than 75 literary journals, will give a talk at Arcadia University. Setting up his talk with a short […]

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0 commentsOctober 22, 2013 at 9:33 amEvents

Jones’ ‘Tiger’ Included in the ‘O. Henry Prize Stories’

Nalini Jones, creative writing and literature instructor at The Arcadia Center for Hellenic, Mediterranean and Balkan Studies in Greece, won inclusion in the O. Henry Prize Stories 2013 for her […]

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0 commentsOctober 11, 2013 at 10:40 amScholarly & Creative

Video: MFA Professor Publishes Debut Novel, Guides Students in Their Writing Journey

Video: MFA Professor Publishes Debut Novel, Guides Students in Their Writing Journey

Anyone who writes a book while leading Arcadia’s Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program can hardly be labeled a slacker, so it doesn’t seem as if Joshua Isard […]

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Isard Pens New Novel, ‘Conquistador of the Useless’

Isard Pens New Novel, ‘Conquistador of the Useless’

In June 2013, Cinco Puntos Press will publish Conquistador of the Useless, a novel by Joshua Isard, Visiting Professor of English and Director of the M.F.A. in Creative Writing. Nathan […]

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0 commentsMay 23, 2013 at 10:21 amScholarly & Creative