Poets: Claudia Keelan and Donald Revell. Fiction writers: Maile Chapman and Douglas Unger.
All students are fully funded.
The program hosts an emerging writers series. Other features include a cross-genre writing requirement, a requirement to study aborad for one semester, the option for students to complete their final year while serving in the Peace Corps, and opportunities to read for the literary magazines Interim and Witness.
This program is affiliated with the Black Mountain Institute, which hosts a reading and panel series, a fellowship program, and a translation series.
Maile Chapman, Joshua Kryah, Dan Josefson, Alissa Nutting, Vu Tran