MFA Program Highlights Alumni in Magazine & Media Section of AWP

Antioch’s MFA Program in Creative Writing recently touched base with three alumni who have achieved recognition for their work in the first half of 2023 and asked them: what did this award or nomination mean to you as a writer and an Antioch MFA alum? The interviews appeared in the Magazine & Media section of the Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP). The article featured:

Reyna Grande, author of numerous works, including the memoir The Distance Between Us, recipient of the 2023 Barnes & Noble Writers for Writers Award from Poets & Writers:

Anna Dorn, author of the novel Exalted, fiction finalist for the 2023 Los Angeles Times Book Prize:

Toni Ann Johnson, author of the interlinked story collection Light Skin Gone To Waste, finalist for Outstanding Literary Work/Fiction in the 2023 NAACP Image Awards:

You can read the full article here.