Poetry: David Groff, Michelle Valladares
Fiction: Salar Abdoh, Mark Mirsky, Emily Raboteau
Nonfiction: David Groff, Emily Raboteau
YA Fiction: Pam Laskin
The program offers partial funding. The program offers adjunct teaching positions to second-year students, as well as fellowships and prizes.
The program also offers coursework in drama, screenwriting, and YA fiction.
This program features a professional series with publishers, editors, and agents. The program hosts the Visiting Author Series; a monthly student reading series; the TurnStyle Reading Series, in collaboration with Brooklyn College, Hunter College, and Queens College; and the Chinua Achebe Legacy Series and Langston Hughes Festival, in collaboration with the college’s Black Studies Program.
The application deadline is October 1 for spring start, and February 1 for fall start.