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Local Portuguese-American Poets to Put Ironbound on Display at RU-N

The Ironbound section of Newark has a storied past and vibrant present, dominated by its Portuguese and Lusophone community, yet home to people from around the world.


A New Day for the RU-N MFA In Creative Writing, and a Boon For Incoming MFA Students

“Full funding” will ease financial worries for aspiring writers and poets

One of the nation’s most acclaimed Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing programs is getting even better.


Professor Rigoberto González Takes Home Top Honors at the 2014 Lambda Literary Awards

Rutgers University–Newark’s own Rigoberto González, associate professor of English, has won the 2014 Lambda Literary Award for Gay Poetry.