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NOCCA listed as top places to learn

NOCCA’s Creative Writing Dept. received a glowing endorsement in Ploughshares Literary Magazine’s “Literary Boroughs” column. NOCCA is listed at the top of places to study Creative Writing in New Orleans. Read more in the “where to learn” section: http://blog.pshares.org/index.php/literary-boroughs-49-new-orleans-la/

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Acclaimed writer Phillip Lopate At NOCCA

 
The creative writing programs of New Orleans Center for Creative Arts and Lusher Charter School are honored to present distinguished essayist, novelist, and acclaimed film critic Phillip Lopate as part of the 2013 New Orleans New Writers Literary Festival:
Thursday, January 17, 7 PM
Reily Recital Hall
NOCCA, …

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NOCCA Creative Writing Student Receives Honorable Mention Award In National Competition

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) Creative Writing student and Penn Foster High School senior, Lila Dunlap was notified by the National YoungArts Foundation that she has been chosen as a 2013 YoungArts Honorable Mention Award Winner in Creative Writing. The YoungArts program has …

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NOCCA Creative Writing Student Receives Honorable Mention Award In National Competition

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) Creative Writing student and Haynes Academy for Gifted Studies junior, Tori Lambert was notified by the National YoungArts Foundation that she has been chosen as a 2013 YoungArts Honorable Mention Award Winner in Creative Writing. The YoungArts program …

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NOCCA Creative Writing Student Receives Merit Award In National Competition

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) Creative Writing student and Oak Meadow Homeschool senior, Sophia Derbes was notified by the National YoungArts Foundation that she has been chosen as a 2013 YoungArts Merit Award Winner in Creative Writing. The YoungArts program has been identifying, …

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Creative Writing Students Volunteer at National College Fair

NOCCA Creative Writing students volunteered at the National Association for College Admission Counseling Performing and Visual Arts College Fair on Saturday-October 13 at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner. Students helped with set-up, registration and greeting of guests. This national college fair provided resources for college-bound …

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Creative Writing Reading Series

The NOCCA Creative Writing Program is pleased to present the Fall installment of its Creative Reading Series for 2012 – 2013.
Jamey Hatley and Brad Richard
Wednesday  7:00 October 24th
Kirschman Artspace
NOCCA 2800 Chartres Street
Reception to follow.  Free and open to the public.
 
Jamey Hatley is a native of …

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NOCCA Creative Writing Students Sweeps Faulkner Fiction Contest

NOCCA Creative Writing Students Sweep 2012 William Faulkner-William Wisdom Writing Competition
In the category of Short Story by a high school student, several NOCCA students were recognized by the Pirate’s Alley Faulkner Society in their recent creative writing competition. A total of 226 entries were received …

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