Poets: Maxine Chernoff, Camille Dungy, Paul Hoover, Andrew Joron, Daniel Langton, Toni Mirosevich
Fiction writers: Nona Caspers, Bob Gluck, Peter Orner, ZZ Packer
Nonfiction writer: Chanan Tigay
Playwrights: Michelle Carter, Roy Conboy
3 Joe Brainard Fellowships, 5 William Dickey Fellowships, 1 Manoogian Award, 1 Ylvisikar Award, up to 8 teaching assistantships for second- or third-year students
The Poetry Center hosts reading series and houses the American Poetry Archive, a library of audio and video recordings. Also available are courses on teaching and other professional training opportunities. Students may also choose to become members of the Wordsmith's Guild.
Rae Armantrout, Po Bronson, Ernest Gaines, Frances Mayes, Anne Rice, Robin Romm, Philip Schultz