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Boland was a pioneering figure in Irish poetry who taught generations of writers how to hone their craft and their lives.
Poetry Into Film Contest DEADLINE: May 4, 2020   Sponsored by the Stanford Creative Writing Program and Stanford Arts   $1,000 first... Read more
A Nail the Evening Hangs On by Monica Sok “Sok’s reflective debut teases out how the trauma of the Khmer Rouge is remembered and retained in the... Read more
By hardcopy application only. Limited to 12 students for the purpose of workshop and collaboration. Each student’s main project for the course is a... Read more
Congratulations to Jones Lecturer Ruchika Tomar, whose debut novel A Prayer for Travelers won the 2020 Pen/Hemingway Award for Debut Novel, an award... Read more
New Books Alert! Looking to dig into some new reads? Check out the latest book releases amongst our Jones Lecturers and Stegner Fellows! Published... Read more
Jones Lecturer Jenn Trahan and Stegner Fellow Jamel Brinkley are featured in The Best American Short Stories 2019, a yearly anthology that highlights... Read more
Louise Glück will be the Mohr Visiting Poet this upcoming Winter Quarter. Her course is entitled, "English 192V: The Occasions of Poetry". This is an... Read more
ENGLISH 9CT: Fire Stories: Narrative in the Digital Age   Instructor: Kai Carlson-Wee Autumn 2019, Mon. & Wed. 1:30-3:20 Open enrollment through... Read more