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Salve Regina University announces The Newport MFA in Creative Writing

Posted on Fri, Oct 6 2017 12:41 pm by The Newport MFA in Creative Writing, RI

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Salve Regina and Rhode Island native Ann Hood – the best-selling author of 14 novels, three memoirs and books for young adults – have teamed up to launch The Newport MFA, the state’s first low-residency Master of Fine Arts degree program in creative writing.

Beginning in June 2018, aspiring writers can pursue the terminal degree by attending eight-day residencies in Newport twice a year (with an optional winter residency being offered in Havana, Cuba).

Residency Dates:

June 23-July 1, 2018

January 5-13, 2019

Core Faculty:

Alden Jones

Edgar Kunz

Allen Kurzweil

Taylor Polites

Tim Weed

Genre: Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: Low
Incoming Class Size: 20