Poets: Alice Fulton, Ishion Hutchinson, Joanie Mackowski, Robert Morgan, and Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon. Fiction writers: Michael Koch, J. Robert Lennon, Ernesto Quiñonez, Stephanie Vaughn, and Helena Maria Viramontes.
Teaching Assistantships, Graduate Assistantships
All students receive full tuition waivers, health benefits, and a stipend for editorial work at Epoch and for teaching freshman undergraduate literature seminars.
The program hosts the Barbara and David Zalaznick Reading Series and the First-Year MFA Reading Series.
In addition to funding opportunities during the course of the program, students may apply to teach for two additional years after earning their degree.
Melissa Bank, NoViolet Bulawayo, Gabrielle Calvocaressi, Catherine Chung, Junot Diaz, Téa Obreht, Emily Rosko, Alexi Zentner