• Christopher Paul Curtis MFAC Commencement  

    MFAC Residency Archives  

     
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     Graduation Speakers archive


    July 2018: Gennifer Choldenko 

    January 2017:  Andrea Davis Pinkney

    July 2016:  Shannon Hale

    January 2016:  Geoff Herbach  [ watch on YouTube ]

    July 2015:  Tim Federle    [ watch on YouTube ]

    January 2015: Linda Sue Park

    July 2014:  Vera B. Williams  [ watch on YouTube ]

    January 2014:  Jane Yolen   [ watch on YouTube ]

    July 2013:  Kate DiCamillo  [ watch on YouTube ]     

    January 2013:  Jon Scieszka  [ watch on YouTube ]

    July 2012:  Chris Crutcher  [ watch on YouTube ]    

    January 2012: Alison McGhee

    July 2011:  Patricia MacLachlan  [watch on YouTube ]

    January 2011:  Gary D. Schmidt 

    July 2010:  T.A. Barron 

    January 2010:  Jane Yolen 

    July 2009:  Christopher Paul Curtis 

    January 2009:  Kate DiCamillo 

    July 2008:  Gary D. Schmidt 

    January 2008:  Lois Lowry
      

    WATCH FEATURED GRADUATION KEYNOTE ADDRESSES:

    View a sampling of our MFAC Residency keynotes, from Tim Federle, Kate DiCamillo, Christopher Paul Curtis, Jane Yolen, Patricia McLachlan, Chris Crutcher, and more. Click the "PLAYLIST" icon on the embedded video below to see the videos in this playlist:  


  • All Visiting Writers & Guests (alphabetical)

     
    A
    Will Alexander
    M.T. Anderson

    B
    Kelly Barnhill
    T.A. Barron
    Franny Billingsley 
    Elizabeth Bird
    Julie Bliven
    Jordan Brown
    Ann Bausum
    Ed Briant
    Virginia Buckley

    C
    Nancy Carlson
    Mary Casanova
    Andrea Cascardi
    Carolyn Coman
    John Coy 
    Curtis Crisler
    Chris Crutcher
    Mary Cummings
    Christopher Paul Curtis

    D
    Sarah Park Dahlen
    Sarah Davies
    Jill Davis
    Kate DiCamillo 

    F
    Brian Farrey
    Tim Federle
    Jennifer Flannery
    Debra Frasier

    G
    Lee Galda
    Nikki Grimes

    H
    Andrew Harwell
    Pete Hautman
    Christine Heppermann
    Geoff Herbach
    Cheryl Willis Hudson

    J
    Zareen Jaffery 
    Lisa Jahn-Clough
    Amanda Jenkins

    K
    Andrew Karre
    Deborah Kovacs

    L
    Wendy Lamb
    David LaRochelle
    Jennifer Laughren
    Ellen Levine
    Lois Lowry

    M
    Brian Malloy
    Victoria Marini
    Kendra Marcus
    Alison McGhee
    Sean McCarthy
    Patricia MacLachlan
    Kekla Magoon
    Diane C. Mullen

    N
    Joy Neaves
    Marilyn Nelson
    Tracy Nelson Maurer
    Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
    Greg Neri

    O
    Sheila O'Connor
    Lin Oliver
    Wendy Orr

    P
    Andrea Davis Pinkney
    Vicki & Steve Palmquist 
    Linda Sue Park

    R
    Stephen Roxburgh
    Ann Rider
    Karen Ritz
    Jewell Parker Rhodes

    S
    Joyce Sidman
    Anita Silvey 
    Jon Scieszka
    Raymond Singer
    Danielle Smith
    Caren Stelson
    Lauren Stringer
    Roger Sutton
    Susan Marie Swanson

    T
    Eleanora E. Tate
    Catherine Thimmesh

    V
    Claire Vanderpool
    Melanie Vinton
    Lisa Vondrasek

    W
    Deborah Wiles
    Vera B. Williams

    Y
    Jane Yolen

    Z
    Nothando Zulu