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MFA in Writing Mentor Arthur Slade among Alumni of Influence
Arthur Slade has mentored writers in the MFA in Writing since the program's beginnings. This much-sought-after mentor is being recognized by the University of Saskatchewan as one of their Alumni of Influence. It is a public way for the College of Arts & Science to recognize and celebrate their very distinguished alumni, signalling to today's students that they are part of a vibrant and accomplished college.
Slade is the author of eighteen novels for young readers including The Hunchback Assignments, which won the pretigious TD Canadian Children's Literature Award and Dush, winner of the Governor General's Award for Children's Literature. He also co-created the graphic novel Modo: Ember's End.
The MFA in Writing program would like to congratulate Slade and all the other recipients of this year's Alumni of Influence. They will be honoured at a gala ceremony in March 2018.
MFA in Writing November Events! Poetry, Prose, Plays & Place
Posted on 2018-10-18
Get your creative fix with the MFA in Writing's November Events!
English Graduate Students Recipients of Five Hantelman Scholarships
Posted on 2018-10-04
Five Hantelman Scholarships awarded to English Grad Students!
MFA in Writing Student Jaclyn Morken Covers the 2018 Kloppenburg Award Ceremony
Posted on 2018-10-02
MFA in Writing Student Covers Kloppenburg Award Ceremony Recognizing Poet Sylvia Legris!
MFA in Writing Graduates Place 1st and 2nd in John V. Hicks Long Manuscript Award for Poetry
Posted on 2018-09-25
Congrats to MFA in Writing Grads Katherine Lawrence and Shannon McConnell!!
River Volta Reading Series with Leona Theis and David Carpenter
Posted on 2018-09-24
River Volta with Leona Theis and David Carpenter
College of Arts and Science launches Fall Events Guide
Posted on 2018-09-17
Featuring lectures, exhibitions, concerts and galas happening on campus and in Saskatoon