Creative Writing

MFA ’15 Alum Mariam Zafar Interview in Best American Poetry Blog

6a00e54fe4158b883301b8d133aff6970cMariam Zafar, MFA Poetry ’15 alum and winner of this year’s Paul Violi Prize in Poetry, sits down with current MFA student Sam O’Hana to discuss experimentation, humor, traditional and contemporary texts.

“Poetry is an arrangement of sorts, like pouring texts, languages, ideas, and research into a beaker and distilling it to a concentrated representation of one’s self.”

Read “Arrangements” here.

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