MFA in Creative Writing

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<p>15th Annual MFA Scholarship Fund Benefit</p>

15th Annual MFA Scholarship Fund Benefit

<p>Study with world class faculty</p>

Study with world class faculty

Final Deadline Jan 31st
<p>Support new &amp; inclusive voices</p>

Support new & inclusive voices

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21 Years of Mentoring Emerging Writers.

The MFA Program in Creative Writing is a two-year course of study leading to the MFA degree in creative nonfiction, fiction, or poetry. An optional third year in an alternate genre is available. After 20 years the SMC MFA in Creative Writing continues to thrive, distinguishing itself by its award winning faculty, its stellar alumni, and its development opportunities for students in teaching, publishing, and community engagement. Each entering student receives some form of scholarship, fellowship, or waiver. Priority deadline for admissions is December 10th (fee waiver included) and final deadline for admissions is January 31st ($50 application fee).


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Creative Writing Reading Series: Tracy K. Smith

In partnership with the Lafayette Library

Afternoon Conversation with Ethan Nosowsky

Watch Ethan Nosowsky at his Afternoon Craft Conversation for the MFA in Creative Writing Program.

MFA Faculty Reading

Listen to the first creative writing reading series with Brenna McNab (2011) introducing: Marilyn Abildskov, Wesley Gibson, Rosemary Graham, Brenda Hillman, Christopher Sindt, Lysley Tenorio, and Matthew Zapruder.


Angela Hume

Angela Hume, MFA Poetry '08

A review  of Angela Hume's "middle time"

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