Poets: Samuel Amadon, Fred Dings, and Nikky Finney. Fiction writers: David Bajo and Elise Blackwell. Nonfiction writer: Jim Barilla.
Teaching assistantships; James Dickey Fellowships; various topping-off fellowships and scholarships
This program features numerous reading series, including The Open Book, The Fall Literary Festival, The Shark's Parlor, and Prosetry. Editorial and interdisciplinary arts opportunities are available. Students may also participate in Split P, which partners with schools and community organizations to bring poetry to young people. Funding for all students.