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Leanna James Blackwell
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"Put your ear to your soul and listen hard." -Anne Sexton
"Put your ear to your soul and listen hard." -Anne Sexton

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In today’s blog, Mieke
Bomann , journalist and MFA instructor in profile writing, talks about the
role of journalism in civic life, the pleasure of discovering the “meat” of
individual lives, and the surprising connection between poetry and narrative
nonfic...

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Interview with Shahnaz Habib
In today’s blog, we are
delighted to feature an interview with Kerala-born, Brooklyn-based writer and MFA instructor Shahnaz
Habib . In this interview, Shahnaz talks about the practice of “walking and
writing”; about the definition of home and what it means...

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Interview with MFA faculty member Karol Jackowski
  On today’s blog, Karol Jackowski , who teaches our
MFA courses “Women’s Spiritual Writing through the Ages” and “Nature Writing,” talks
with interviewer Sandy Chmiel about writing, spirituality, and the development
of a writing voice informed by the deepe...

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Interview with MFA faculty member Karol Jackowski
  On today’s blog, Karol Jackowski , who teaches our
MFA courses “Women’s Spiritual Writing through the Ages” and “Nature Writing,” talks
with interviewer Sandy Chmiel about writing, spirituality, and the development
of a writing voice informed by the deepe...

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On today’s blog, Karol Jackowski , who teaches our
MFA courses “Women’s Spiritual Writing through the Ages” and “Nature Writing,” talks
with interviewer Sandy Chmiel about writing, spirituality, and the development
of a writing voice informed by the deepest...

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Today on the Director’s Blog we feature
a remarkable interview with prolific writer and MFA faculty member Adam Braver ,
who teaches Thesis I and II in the program. 
Here, Adam talks about his literary activism, the links between literature
and intellectual...

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Interview with MFA instructor and thesis advisor Lisa Romeo
We
hope you enjoy this wide-ranging interview with MFA faculty and thesis advisor
Lisa Romeo. Here, Sandy Chmiel speaks with Lisa about her perspective on
teaching; her experience entering graduate school as a mature student, and how
it helps her work with ...

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We
hope you enjoy this wide-ranging interview with MFA faculty and thesis advisor
Lisa Romeo. Here, Sandy Chmiel speaks with Lisa about her perspective on
teaching; her experience entering graduate school as a mature student, and how
it helps her work with ...

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We
hope you enjoy this wide-ranging interview with MFA faculty and thesis advisor
Lisa Romeo. Here, Sandy Chmiel speaks with Lisa about her perspective on
teaching; her experience entering graduate school as a mature student, and how
it helps her work with ...

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We hope you enjoy this
wide-ranging interview with MFA faculty and thesis advisor Lisa Romeo. Here,
Sandy Chmiel speaks with Lisa about her perspective on teaching; her experience
entering graduate school as a mature student, and how it helps her work with
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