Synopses & Reviews
Get the core knowledge of a prestigious MFA education without the tuition.
Have you always wanted to get an MFA, but couldn't because of the cost, time commitment, or admission requirements? Well now you can fulfill that dream without having to devote tons of money or time. The Portable MFA gives you all of the essential information you would learn in the MFA program in one book. Covering fiction, memoirs, personal essays, magazine articles, poetry, and playwriting, this book provides you with:
Inspiration and tips on revision, stamina, and productivity
Clear instruction on the craft behind the art
Detailed reading lists to expand your literary horizons
Exercises to improve your writing endeavors
By heeding the advice in The Portable MFA, you will gain the wisdom and experience of some of today's greatest teachers, all for the price of a book.
With this resource, writers can get the core knowledge of an MFA program without spending $50,000 in tuition from the teacher-founded, teacher-run writing collective in New York-City.