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Dickson Lam on VONA 2010

R-N fiction (errr, memoir?) MFAer, and my stellar office buddy/ bay area cohort, Dickson Lam, is back from week 1 of the VONA Voices Workshop, which took place June 20th-26th on the beautiful University of San Francisco campus. Put on by Voices of … Continue reading

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Exercises From People Who Write Good

It’s hard to find time to experiment with your writing while pursuing your MFA. All free moments are spent writing and refining material that will hopefully culminate in your thesis. Workshop is the place to put up your strongest or … Continue reading

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Tayari Jones Protests SB1070

Earlier today, R-N’s own Tayari Jones posted a letter on her site explaining her reasons for canceling an appearance at the Pima Summer Writer’s Conference in Tuscon, Arizona. Tayari is protesting the recently signed anti-immigrant Senate Bill 1070 by joining … Continue reading

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