Poets: Anne Carson, Yusef Komunyakaa, Sharon Olds, and Matthew Rohrer. Fiction writers: Nathan Englander, Jonathan Safran Foer, Zadie Smith, Darin Strauss, and Chuck Wachtel.
Teaching Assistantships, Literary Outreach Fellowships working with hospitals, public schools, and veterans.
The program hosts a reading series, a student-run Emerging Writers Series, and a master-class series. Other features include the student-run literary journal Washington Square, and opportunities to meet with agent and editors.