As part of the annual New Orleans New Writers Literary Festival for high school students, Lusher Charter and NOCCA will present a free public reading with poet Rickey Laurentiis, a New Orleans native, in Nims Blackbox Theatre on Thursday, March 10, 7 PM. Learn more …
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The NOCCA Creative Writing Department brings home 47 awards in the regional Scholastic Art & Writing Awards,
including eight gold keys and two American Voices.
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NOCCA Creative Writing Student Wins $5,000 Scholarship
Local Writing Club Awards Centennial Literary Prize
Louisiana’s arts conservatory, NOCCA is proud to share the news that current Academic Studio | Creative Writing student Clara Souvignier recently won the Centennial Literary Prize receiving $5,000 from local writing club, …
Windows to Angola: Exhibit Features UNO Students Performing Rituals to Honor Inmates’ Deceased Loved Ones featuring readings by NOCCA Creative Writing Students
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Once again we are pleased to announce our fall reading in partnership with the International Writing Program at the University of Iowa and Press Street’s Room 220.
Our featured IWP fellows this year are:
Armen of Armenia (Armenia), Karen Villeda (Mexico), Samuel Kolawole (Nigeria), and …
12th Grade Humanities Students Examine Modern US Justice System in Partnership with Lara Naughton and Tom Lowenstein
As a special addition to the collaborative project-based curriculum offered in the NOCCA full-day Academic Studio, Humanities faculty have set a new semester challenge for their senior students. Meeting …