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MFA Faculty Laura Wetherington reviews Fady Joudah's Footnotes in the Order of Disappearance in the Kenyon Review. https://www.kenyonreview.org/reviews/footnotes-in-the-order-of-disappearance-by-fady-joudah-738439/
MFA Alumni Clare Frank reads at San Jose's Hammer Theatre for the Reed Launch Party. www.litart.org
MFA Faculty Suzanne Roberts' lyrical essay, "Hawks and Other Flying Things" is published in The River Teeth Journal. http://www.riverteethjournal.com/blog/2018/05/02/river-teeth-journal-issue-192
MFA Faculty Suzanne Roberts' travel essay, "Bargaining, or the Third Stage of Grief" is published in The Matador Review. http://www.matadorreview.com/
MFA Suzanne Roberts' essays, "En Media's Res" and "What to Take, What to Leave Behind" are published in Tiferet Journal. http://tiferetjournal.com/
MFA Faculty Suzanne Roberts' travel essay, "The Hotel Cadiz" is published in Creative Nonfiction. http://www.creativenonfiction.org/online-reading/hotel-cadiz
MFA Faculty Rick Campbell's poetry collection, Gunshot, Peacock, Dog is published by Madville Press. https://madvillepublishing.com/gunshot-peacock-dog/
MFA Faculty Suzanne Roberts' essay, "A Kiss for the Dying" is published in Norton's anthology, The Kiss: Intimacies from Writers. http://books.wwnorton.com/books/The-Kiss/
MFA Faculty Suzanne Roberts is appointed to the El Dorado County Laureate for a two-year term. https://eldoradoartscouncil.org/poet-laureate-2018-2020/
MFA Faculty Suzanne Roberts' travel essay, "Snowed In" is published in Wanderlust Journal. https://wanderlust-journal.com/2018/06/04/snowed-in-by-suzanne-roberts/
MFA Creative Nonfiction Student Clare Frank is accepted into and received a scholarship for the Squaw Valley's Community of Writer's Workshop. https://communityofwriters.org/
SNC MFA Director Brian Turner is interviewed by MFA Alum in Creative Nonfiction Optimism One. The interview features Brian Turner's new genre-crossing music and poetry for The Normal School. https://www.thenormalschool.com/blog/2018/6/12/word-music-a-discussion-with-brian-turner-and-benjamin-boone-by-optimism-one
MFA Poetry Student Kathryn DeLancellotti's poems, "Farewell to Jezebel," "Not to the Father I Will Give Myself," and "These Walls" will be forthcoming in LA Cultural Weekly, winter 2018.
MFA Faculty Suzanne Roberts' travel essay, "Along the Ganges" is published in Litro. https://www.litro.co.uk/2018/02/along-the-ganges/
MFA Creative Nonfiction Student Clare Frank's essay, "O Captain!" is published in the annual print edition of Reed Magazine. https://clarefrank.net/home/excerpts/
MFA Faculty April Ossmann is interviewed by Lois P. Jones regarding her new book, Event Boundaries. The interview airs on KPFK. Listeners can live stream the event. http://www.kpfk.org/
MFA Poetry Student Luke J. Johnson is awarded semi-finalist for the Pablo Neruda Award and offered publication by Nimrod. https://nimrod.utulsa.edu/contributor.html
MFA Faculty Patrick Hicks' essay, "In the Shadow of the Titanic" is published in The Alaska Quarterly Review. https://aqreview.org/in-the-shadow-of-the-titanic/
Sierra Nevada's MFA Program welcomes Brendan Basham as the summer 2019 IAIA Residency Scholar.
MFA Alum Faylita Hicks' has two poems published in Ink & Nebula. http://inkandnebula.com/index.html
MFA Poetry Student Luke J. Johnson's poems are published in The American Journal of Poetry and Cultural Weekly. https://theamericanjournalofpoetry.com/
MFA Faculty Kristen Radtke is promoted to deputy publisher of The Believer magazine.
MFA Poetry Student Kathryn DeLancellotti's poem, "Social Work" is published in The American Journal of Poetry. https://theamericanjournalofpoetry.com/
MFA Nonfiction Writing Student Rebecca Evans' short story, "Veiled," is accepted by Willowdown Books for the anthology, Worlds Together, Worlds Apart, to be published July 2018.
MFA Faculty Joe McGee's book, Peanut Butter & Brains is in its third printing and Scholastic has purchased rights for Peanut Butter and Aliens placement in its book clubs.