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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

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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Author Abides, Hopes You Come as You Are to Reading at Arcadia on Sept. 20

Author Abides, Hopes You Come as You Are to Reading at Arcadia on Sept. 20

With references to 1990s pop culture from The Big Lebowski to Nirvana, Joshua Isard will read from his debut novel Conquistador of the Useless on Friday, Sept. 20, at Arcadia University. […]

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0 commentsSeptember 18, 2013 at 3:42 pmEvents

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

MFA Program Hosts Poet Matthew G. Frank and Novelist Justin Kramon, Aug. 8

MFA Program Hosts Poet Matthew G. Frank and Novelist Justin Kramon, Aug. 8

Arcadia University’s Visiting Writer M.F.A. Residency hosts a joint reading featuring poet Matthew Frank and novelist Justin Kramon on Wednesday, Aug. 8, at 7 p.m. in the Commons Art Gallery. Adjunct Professors […]

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0 commentsJuly 31, 2012 at 11:49 amEvents

Creative Writing Institute Hosts Author Justin Kramon, July 20

Creative Writing Institute Hosts Author Justin Kramon, July 20

Arcadia University’s Creative Writing Institute hosts author Justin Kramon on Friday, July 20, at 7 p.m. in Grey Towers Castle. Kramon is the author of Finny (Random House 2010). He will give a […]

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0 commentsJuly 9, 2012 at 9:00 amEvents

New M.F.A. in Creative Writing Kicks Off, Cohort 1 Includes 14 Dynamic Writers

New M.F.A. in Creative Writing Kicks Off, Cohort 1 Includes 14 Dynamic Writers

Arcadia’s new Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program kicked off on July 31 with 14 students traveling from around the United States to attend the first residency. The […]

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0 commentsAugust 19, 2011 at 2:10 pmCampus News

MFA Kicks Off With Literary Reading, Aug. 3

MFA Kicks Off With Literary Reading, Aug. 3

To kick off Arcadia’s new Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing degree, the program is hosting a reading on August 3 in the Castle Dining Room at 7 p.m. […]

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0 commentsJuly 29, 2011 at 1:50 pmCampus News

Elwork ’04M Reflects on First Editorial Experience at Book Reading, July 8

Elwork ’04M Reflects on First Editorial Experience at Book Reading, July 8

Paul Elwork ’04M returned to the Glenside campus July 8 to read from his book The Girl Who Would Speak for the Dead, which was published by Amy Einhorn Books […]

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0 commentsJuly 15, 2011 at 10:30 amCampus News