Faculty & Staff

MFA in Creative Writing has six core faculty members in Creative Nonfiction, Fiction, & Poetry. Every year three Distinguised Visiting Writers teach workshop for one semester. Three Editors or Agents visit campus for two days for one-on-one tutorials with our students.

Visiting Writers for the 16-17 Academic year

Ficiton: Natalie Baszile and Porter Shreve

Creative Nonfiction: Joyce Maynard

Poetry: Juliana Spahr

Editors: Ethan Nosowsky (Graywolf), giovanni singleton (nocturnes (re)view of the literary arts), and Vaness Hua ( Asian American Writers' Workshop's The Margins,)

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