MFA in Creative Writing

Experienced screenwriter Michael Lucker holds seminar at Reinhardt

By Jordan Beach From his days as Stephen Spielberg’s assistant to work on films including “Jurassic Park” and “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade,” writer, director and producer Michael Lucker will share his expertise at a screenwriting seminar at Reinhardt University. Reinhardt University’s BFA in Creative Writing program is offering a unique opportunity for those…

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Reinhardt MFA director Walsh to moderate panel at 2018 Milton Literary Festival

When writing his first published book, Bill Walsh’s mother convinced him to request an interview with the prolific southern author, Pat Conroy. Walsh took his mother’s advice and, much to his surprise, was granted an interview. Now, Walsh will moderate and speak on a panel at the 2018 Milton Literary Festival honoring the late writer…

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MFA Summer Reading Series returns

Summer will once again bring some of the best writers to Reinhardt University for the Etowah Valley Writers Institute summer reading series. The Etowah Valley Writers Institute is the University’s Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, which will have its first group of graduates this summer. Every summer, the program holds a 10-day intensive…

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Bill Walsh Wins Poetry Prize for ‘Fly Fishing in Times Square’

Bill Walsh, director of Reinhardt’s MFA program, has won the Červená Barva Press Editor’s Poetry Series. In order to win this prize, the editors at Červená Barva Press – an organization founded in 2005 that solicits works from various writers around world and holds open contents regularly – narrowed the manuscripts down from 400 to…

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MFA students honored for their work

Three Master of Fine Arts students were honored for their work with the inaugural Robert Driscoll Writing Awards. “The awards were based on nominations from our creative writing teachers regarding students who have written on our about nature; those who have contributed to a special project in nature; and those who have expressed a special…

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