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Talks By Pulitzer Winner Edward P. Jones, Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey, Among Others, This Fall, Spring

Once again Rutgers-Newark’s Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Program will bring nationally renowned authors and poets to campus –including a Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and the United State Poet Laureate -- fo


MFA Graduates Explode Onto The Literary Scene

Three Rutgers University, Newark, alumni are making the month of March into a triumphant literary march.  The three will become published authors on March 5, when each will have a first book released.


Poets & Writers, Inc. Will Honor Professor Rigoberto González With Its 2013 “Writer For Writers” Award

The literary contributions of Rutgers-Newark’s own Rigoberto González, associate professor of English, will be honored by Poets & Writers, Inc., which has named him as one of three recipients of the 2013 Barnes &