Poets: Chiyuma Elliot, Beth Ann Fennelly, Ann Fisher-Wirth, and Derrick Harriel. Fiction writers: Tom Franklin and Chris Offutt.
Grisham Fellowships, Graduate Instructorships, Honors Fellowships, Scholarships, Prizes
All students are fully funded.
This program features various reading series, including the Visiting Writers Series, Student Reading Series,Grisham Visiting Writers Series, and the Outread Series. It also hosts the Yoknapatawpha Summer Writers’ Workshop, the Oxford Conference, and various Southern writers' conferences.
Greg Brownderville, Danielle Sellers, Alex Taylor, Milton O'Neal Walsh, Jr.