Poetry: Thorpe Moeckel
Fiction: Josh Barkan, R. H. W. Dillard, Cathryn Hankla, Jeanne Larsen, Elizabeth Poliner
Nonfiction: R. H. W. Dillard, Cathryn Hankla, Jeanne Larsen, Elizabeth Poliner
The program offers teaching fellowships, graduate assistantships, tuition grants, and part-time employment.
Hollins Critic 
This program is home to the Jackson Center for Creative Writing and features a Visiting Writers Series as well as a literary festival. Spring semester courses are taught by the writer-in-residence and cross-genre work is encouraged.
Madison Smartt Bell, Lisa Bower, Kiran Desai, Luke Johnson, Matthew Klam, Will Schutt, Natasha Trethewey