4 posts tagged

MFA Creative Writing/MA English

  

So you’re in an MFA program–now what? A guest post by MFA Candidate Elizabeth Chen

February 12, 2019 by Elizabeth Chen | English

When someone tells me that they are a writer, I am never sure what that means without more context. Is it storytelling? Journalism? Blogging? Food and travel reviews? Screenwriting? Stage plays? Ghost writing? Poetry? Experimental? Literary criticism? The style, the voice, the expectations, and the ways one can achieve “success” are different across these professional

Study Spots and Happenin’ Hangouts Around Campus

October 1, 2018 by Matthew Goldman | News

By Matthew Goldman Graduate Research Assistant Now that the semester is in full swing, you are probably looking for a place where you can finish your 200-page reading assignment for the lit class you’re enrolled in. Or maybe you need to escape the distractions at your house to write that creative piece that’s due for

Working Through Despair and Blockage

September 24, 2018 by Mariam Said | News

By Mariam Said MFA Program Assistant When I first started applying to MFA programs a little more than a year and a half ago, it was for the purpose of finding a writing community. I was in the middle of my second year of teaching, and I was miserable, I wasn’t writing, and I wanted

Graduate Research Salon Wilkinson College Presenters

May 7, 2018 by | News

Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences had four students participate in the Graduate Research Salon on Wednesday, May 2 and we are pleased to announce that Danika Hazen (MFA Creative Writing/MA English) won second place in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. Congrats to all the presenters and winners. Erika Gibson’s (MA War