Poets: Lynn Emanuel, Yona Harvey, Terrance Hayes, and Dawn Lundy Martin. Fiction writers: Fiona Cheong, William Lychak, and Irina Reyn. Nonfiction writers: Jeanne Marie Laskas, Michael Meyer, and Peter Trachtenberg.
Teaching Assistantships, Graduate Assistantships, Fellowships, Turow-Kinder Prize in Fiction, Brown Award, Block Award, Academy of American Poets Prize
Hot Metal Bridge, No, Collision
This program features the Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers Series. The Graduate Placement Committee assists MA, MFA, and PhD candidates with job placement. The university also features the Pitt Writers' Cafe, an on-campus meeting and writing space.
Terrance Hayes, Rebecca Skloot, Judith Vollmer