2014 Summer Residency – Readings Open to the Public

University of Southern Maine STONECOAST MFA in CREATIVE WRITING SCHEDULE FOR SUMMER 2014 RESIDENCY *This schedule is subject to change depending on residency needs.*   FRIDAY, JULY 11   7:30 p.m. Welcome Remarks and Faculty Introductions Justin Tussing, Interim Director The Brunswick Hotel and Tavern – Robinson Room   7:45 p.m. Flash Faculty Readings Faculty …

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Stonecoast Reading Series: Stonecoast Stories

This month’s Stonecoast Reading Series event will feature an evening of words and music, with fiction faculty member Sarah Braunstein and fiction alum and musician Dave Patterson.  Wednesday, June 26th - Stonecoast Stories  7:00pm at Local Sprouts 649 Congress Street, Portland, ME Sarah Braunstein is the author of The Sweet Relief of Missing Children, winner of the …

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Stonecoast Reading Series: A Feast of Stonecoast Poetry for National Poetry Month

This month’s Stonecoast Reading Series event will feature poet and Stonecoast alum Richard Cambridge, who will read from his work as well as the work of fellow Stonecoast writers and other favorite poets. Wednesday, April 24th - A Feast of Stonecoast Poetry for National Poetry Month  7:00pm at Local Sprouts 649 Congress Street, Portland, ME. Richard Cambridge’s …

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Stonecoast Reading Series Kickoff and Celebration of Black History Month with Performance By Lady Zen

by Ashley Johnson University of Southern Maine’s Stonecoast MFA Program will kick off its Stonecoast Reading Series on February 27 in celebration of Black History Month and the MFA Program’s Tenth Anniversary. The event will feature the music and poetry of Stonecoast student and local performer, Lady Zen. “Black History Month highlights a tradition of …

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Accepting Alumni Flash Reading Submissions

As part of the 2012 Stonecoast Alumni Reunion, the alumni have been invited to showcase four recently published alumni at a Stonecoast Residency flash reading with guest faculty member Jeff VanderMeer.  The reading is Thursday, July 12, 2012.* The readings must have been published in 2011 or 2012 and must be limited to 5-7 minutes.  If you are planning …

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Reading in Cape Elizabeth with Alumna Jane DiMillo ’05

Local writers at The Local Buzz Coffee House/Wine Bar READINGS by: ~John-Michael Albert, Poetry ~ ~Jane DiMillo '05, NonFiction~ ~Morgan Callan Rogers, Fiction ~ Saturday, January 28, 2012 4:00 – 5:00 PM at The Local Buzz 327 Ocean House Road (at Pond Cove IGA Shopping Center) Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107 Come hear local area writers …

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