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The Writing Life: Exploring the Strengths and Pitfalls of the MFA Degree

May 20, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Panelists will discuss the value of these programs as well as how race and gender and income influence them. This panel will be live streamed and moderated by Jervey Tervalon and Lisa Teasley of Black Writers/White Fang.

Featured Guests: Jervey Tervalon, MFA (UC IRVINE, Lecturer UCSB), Tim Stiles, MFA (Cal State San Francisco), Lisa Teasley, Amanda Fletcher (PEN America’s Emerging Voice’s Program Manager), Elisabeth Sheffield, MFA (UC IRVINE, Creative Writing Program Director, Associate Chair of English), Natalie Lima, MFA Candidate (University of Arizona).


May 20, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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El Portal Banquet Room
695 E Green St
Pasadena, CA 91101 United States