Visiting Writer: Graphic Novelist Alison Bechdel
Visiting Writer: New Yorker Author Karen Russell
Visiting Writer: Acclaimed Author Edwidge Danticat
Visiting Writer: Acclaimed Author Zadie Smith
Courses in creative writing within the Arts Program are designed for students who wish to develop their skills and appreciation of creative writing in a variety of genres (poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, playwriting, screenwriting) and for those intending to pursue studies in creative writing at the graduate level.
Any English major may include one Creative Writing course in the major plan. Non-English majors may pursue a minor as described under Program Requirements and Opportunities. While there is no existing major in Creative Writing, exceptionally well qualified students have completed majors in Creative Writing through the Independent Major Program.
All students interested in Creative Writing courses must: