Creative Writing Blog

Camille Rankine Reads at West Virginia University

Camille Rankine Reads at West Virginia University

Mary Ann Samyn Reading @ WVU

MFA@123

MFA@123

Claire Vaye Watkins Reading @ WVU

Author and Virginia Butts Sturm Writer-in-Residence, Claire Vaye Watkins, reads new and selected works at West Virginia University.

MFA Soirée

A brief note from new Director of Creative Writing, Glenn Taylor:

Spring Homecoming

Cheat River Review at AWP

On March 6, Cheat River Review editors Dan Al-Daqa, Bryce Berkowitz, Jake Maynard, Lauren Milici, Heather Myers, as well as faculty members Mary Ann Samyn and Glenn Taylor, traveled to Tampa for the annual AWP Conference. They shipped Cheat River Review materials, including brand new broadsheets featuring the cover art for the fall 2017 and spring 2018 issues.

Dennis Hinrichsen Q & A

Dennis Hinrichsen, the Virginia Butts Sturm Writer-in-Residence, will give a reading on Monday, February 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Milano Reading Room, WVU Downtown Library. Prior to his visit, Dennis was nice enough to answer a few questions about being the Poet Laureate of Lansing, Michigan and running the Sturm workshop. 

Geoffrey Hilsabeck Reading

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