The MFA for Poets and Writers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is a three-year program dedicated to writing workshops and the completion of a book-length manuscript in prose or poetry. Among the oldest and most respected MFA programs in the country, our acclaimed and aesthetically diverse faculty guide students to find their full range of artistic and literary potential.
Two MFA alumni, Andrea Lawlor (MFA'12) and Stella Corso (MFA'14) have debut books published by Rescue Press
October 17, 2017
STELLA CORSO's (MFA'14) debut collection of poetry is called Tantrum. Stella is a writer and performer living in Western Massachusetts. A founding member of the Connecticut River Valley Poets...
October 11, 2017
Edie Meidav received a Fulbright and spent the summer in Cyprus researching, among other things, the poet C. P. Cavafy. "Dispatches from Nicosia: Birds, Cats and the Cyprus Talks" was recently...