Poets: Rita Dove, Paul Guest, Debra Nystrom, Gregory Orr, and Lisa Russ Spaar. Fiction writers: Jane Alison, Sydney Blair, John Casey, Jeb Livingood, and Chris Tilghman.
Teaching Assistantships, Fellowships
All students are fully funded for two years.
Students study under Rhea Visiting Writers and Lecturers. Rhea Visiting Writers stay on campus for one week and offer a public reading, conduct a craft talk, and hold intensive one-on-one tutorials with students.
The GRE is not required for admission into the program.