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CWP Faculty, Alumni Awarded Minnesota State Arts Board Grants

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CWP faculty, Sheila O'Connor and Juliet Patterson, and MFA 2010 alum Vanessa Ramos all won MN State Arts Board Initiative Grants​. 

O'Connor will complete a multi-genre novel Reconstructing V. Public events will include a reading and workshop.

Patterson will work with mentor Patricia Weaver Francisco to prepare her memoir Sinkhole: A Natural History of a Suicide for publication. She will also give readings in four Minnesota cities. 

Ramos will complete her memoir Perhaps the World and offer an interdisciplinary workshop for local Latino youth, in addition to hosting a reading and organizing a panel discussion on Latinos in the arts.

Congratulations, all. Great work!