Saturday Feb. 16: 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday Feb. 17: 10:30 am to 1 p.m. ($135 members/$150 others) San Francisco
According to Poets & Writers, there are over three hundred graduate writing programs in North America; the Bay Area alone is home to six. These numbers underscore the fact that many writers now consider getting an MFA to be a necessary step in their artistic and professional development. Given the significant personal and financial investment involved in pursuing an MFA, potential applicants could greatly benefit from an insider’s perspective to help them decide whether an MFA is really the right choice. This two-day mini-intensive is designed to provide exactly that.
Drawing from their first-hand experience, as well as recently published books and articles, Lisa Abellera and Vicente Viray will demystify the MFA experience, offering a clear, candid perspective on such topics as:
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