CONWAY, Ark. (UCA) — In their first group appearance, the first-year students of the Arkansas Writers MFA Workshop of University of Central Arkansas will read from their work at 7 p.m., Thurs., Dec 12 at The Locals, 1024 Van Ronkle, Conway’s newest venue for coffee, performance, and good company.
The class of students is the second of the newly established program, and is comprised of Audrey Carroll (Flushing, NY), Becca Hawkins (Traverse City, MI), Benjamin Sneyd (Nowhere, OK), Douglas Luman (Peoria, IL), and TJ Heffers (Wilkes-Barre, PA). The diverse group has been honing their skills in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry alongside editorial and pedagogical studies under the direction of UCA’s Department of Writing. They also serve as the editorial staff of the award-winning Toad Suck Review.