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Join us online for a Q&A about our low-residency Visual Narrative MFA

Join Nathan Fox (Chair MFAVN) on February 2nd and February 3rd for a Q&A. Nathan will answer your questions about our MFA, the application process, insights into summer intensives and …    More


WATCH: MFA Visual Narrative Info Session

Chair Statement The MFA Visual Narrative program offers a fresh perspective and bold alternative to traditional MFA programs. We do so by recognizing that a command of story is the …    More

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Leonard S. Marcus

Education: BA, magna cum laude, Yale University; MFA University of Iowa Writers Workshop in Poetry Author Helen Oxenbury: A Life in Illustration; 100 Years of Children’s Book Week Posters; The …    More