New Works

The Bright Hour by Nina Riggs featured in New York Times

December 31, 2017

The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying, from MFA Writing Program alumna Nina Riggs, is highlighted as “one of the most helpful” non-self-help books of the year from the New York Times Book Review: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/21/books/review/best-self-help.html  

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The Salt Line: Holly Goddard Jones on Her New Novel

October 1, 2017

Holly Goddard Jones, fiction faculty at the MFA Writing Program at Greensboro, talks about her post-apocalyptic novel The Salt Line over at Fiction Writers Review and Paste: http://fictionwritersreview.com/interview/facing-the-scary-thing-in-the-dark-an-interview-with-holly-goddard-jones/ & https://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2017/09/the-salt-line-holly-goddard-jones.html

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Stuart Dischell Releases New Collection of Poetry

September 18, 2017

Children with Enemies, the fifth full-length poetry collection from MFA Writing Program at Greensboro poet Stuart Dischell, is now available from the University of Chicago Press: http://press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/C/bo27035261.html

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NPR Reviews Travis Mulhauser’s “Electrifying” Debut Novel

February 16, 2016

Sweetgirl, MFA alum Travis Mulhauser’s debut novel from Ecco/Harper Collins, is “hilarious, heartbreaking and true,” according to NPR: https://www.npr.org/2016/02/02/463861284/a-blizzard-meth-and-a-missing-mom-make-sweetgirl-a-harrowing-read

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“The Americans”: Poetry Collection by David Roderick Available for Pre-Order

May 17, 2014

“The Americans,” the latest collection from MFA Writing Program at Greensboro poet David Roderick is now available for pre-order from the Pitt Poetry Series: http://www.upress.pitt.edu/BookDetails.aspx?bookId=36550

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“Thoughts Fold Into Birds”: New Poetry Collection by Julie Funderburk

May 15, 2014

Happy Pub to MFA Writing Program at Greensboro alum Julie Funderburk! Her poetry collection “Thoughts Fold Into Birds” is now available from Unicorn Press: http://www.unicorn-press.org/books/Funderburk-Thoughts-to-Fold-into-Birds.html

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Steve Almond Publishes New Flash Fiction with ‘SmokeLong Quarterly’

June 25, 2013

Flash fiction by MFA Writing Program at Greensboro alum Steve Almond over at SmokeLong Quarterly: http://smokelong.com/flash/stevealmond40q.asp

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Dan Albergotti’s Newest Book Is Now Available from Unicorn Press

June 5, 2013

Happy publication day to MFA Writing Program at Greensboro alum Dan Albergotti whose poetry collection, “The Use of the World,” is now available form Unicorn Press: http://www.unicorn-press.org/books/Albergotti-The-Use-of-the-World.html

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Julianna Baggott Publishes Dystopian Flash Fiction over at ‘Bullett Magazine’

May 31, 2013

Dystopian flash fiction by MFA Writing Program at Greensboro alum Julianna Baggott over at Bullett Magazine: http://bullettmedia.com/article/exclusive-4-dystopian-authors-imagine-a-not-so-bright-future/

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Paul Crenshaw Publishes New Fiction in the ‘Driftless Review’

May 30, 2013

Fiction by MFA Writing Program at Greensboro Paul Crenshaw over at the Driftless Review: http://driftlessreview.org/paul-crenshaw/

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