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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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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

Tom Franklin: ‘The Crooked, Circuitous Route to a Novel’

Tom Franklin: ‘The Crooked, Circuitous Route to a Novel’

Arcadia University’s Visiting Writers Series welcomes author Tom Franklin on Friday, Dec. 7, at 7 p.m. in the Rose Room, Grey Towers Castle. Franklin’s lecture, “The Crooked, Circuitous Route to a Novel,” deals […]

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0 commentsDecember 7, 2012 at 9:15 amEvents

Dan Torday: Bringing Literature to Life at Arcadia

Dan Torday: Bringing Literature to Life at Arcadia

By JEN RETTER ’16 Photography CHRISTINA YEE ’14 Every seat in the Grey Towers Castle Rose Room was filled by aspiring writers and book buffs eager to  learn more about novella […]

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0 commentsNovember 27, 2012 at 4:15 pmCampus News

Dan Torday, Author of ‘The Sensualist,’ to Speak at Arcadia on Nov. 14

Dan Torday, Author of ‘The Sensualist,’ to Speak at Arcadia on Nov. 14

Arcadia University welcomes author Dan Torday on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 7:30 p.m. at Grey Towers Castle. Torday will hold a Q-and-A on his novella The Sensualist. The event is free and open to the public. Torday is […]

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0 commentsNovember 9, 2012 at 2:58 pmEvents

‘Five Quarterly’ Publishes Short Story by MFA Student

Matt Kabik, a graduate student in Arcadia’s Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program, had a short story published in Five Quarterly. Kabik composed “How to Become a Perfect Living Statue” while […]

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0 commentsOctober 22, 2012 at 12:25 pmScholarly & Creative