Jade Chang wins VCU Cabell First Novelist Award
September 13, 2017
Jade Chang has won the 2017 VCU Cabell First Novelist Award, which honors an outstanding debut novel published during a calendar year.
2017-18 VCU Visiting Writers Series Begins!
September 11, 2017
The Department of English MFA Program in Creative Writing at Virginia Commonwealth University annually invites writers to campus for public readings. The department also sponsors the Levis Reading Prize and the VCU Cabell First Novelist Award. In addition, we are delighted to be co-sponsoring the Humanities Research Center event featuring acclaimed author, Junot Díaz.
MATXer Andrew Spencer Articles Accepted for Publication
August 29, 2017
MATX PhD candidate Andrew Spencer has had two articles accepted for publication.
Livingston Wins VanderMey Nonfiction Prize
August 23, 2017
Creative nonfiction writer and essayist Sonja Livingston's essay "Like This, We Begin: An Essay in Two Photographs" has won the VanderMey Nonfiction Prize from Ruminate Magazine.
New Book by Lina M. Ferreira Cabeza-Vanegas
August 21, 2017
Incoming faculty member Lina Maria Ferreira Cabeza-Vanegas’ new book, Don’t Come Back (Mad River Books), is a collection of lyrical and narrative essays exploring identity, family history, and belonging, continually examining what it means to feel familiarity but never really feel at home.
Welcome Our Incoming Fall 2017 MATX Class…
August 19, 2017
New Faculty Books In 2017
August 18, 2017
Please Welcome Our Fall 2017 Incoming MA Class
August 18, 2017
Our incoming MA Class of Fall 2017...