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Dario Rilke Beniquez MFA ’10  published Zone of Silence, a poetry collection in 2021 with Flowersong Press currently on the Association of Writers and Writing Programs Bookshelf.
Jeannine Gailey
Jeannine Hall Gailey MFA '07 will publish her seventh book of poetry through BOA Editions Ltd. in the fall of 2023.
The MFA in Writing program is excited to be welcoming guest writers to the January residency, including poet and translator Adalber Salas Hernández, memoirist Rebecca Carroll, and writer Siddhartha Deb (not pictured).
The MFA in Writing program has planned an incredible line-up of guests for January's Residency.
Meera Subramanian and De'Shawn Charles Winslow
The MFA in Writing program is excited to be welcoming two new guest faculty with this January's residency: nonfiction writer Meera Subramanian and novelist De'Shawn Charles Winslow.
Heather Sappenfield MFA '11 wrote a middle grade novel, The River Between Hearts.
Brian Taylor MFA '13
Brian Taylor MFA '12 has published two works of fiction in 2021, SLIP SOUL from TouchPoint Press and FUNCTIONAL FAMILIES from Unsolicited Press.
clockwise from top-left: Catherine-Esther Cowie, Kazim Ali, Aviya Kushner, Allisa Cherry
Pacific MFA Mapmakers Alumni Institute | Featuring Catherine-Esther Cowie '20, Kazim Ali, Allisa Cherry '21, & Aviya Kushner
Joy Harjo
Poet Laureate Joy Harjo will be joining Pacific University's Visiting Writers Series at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28. 
David James MFA '13 published his 10th volume of poetry, Mobius Trips with Dos Madres Press in Loveland, Ohio.
Pacific MFA poetry student N.L. Shompole
Pacific MFA poetry student N.L. Shompole awarded the Mapmakers Teaching Assistantship

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