Poetry: Nicole Cooley, Kimiko Hahn, Roger Sedarat
Fiction: Maaza Mengiste
Nonfiction: John Weir
Translation: Ammiel Alcalay, Roger Sedarat
The program offers scholarships and fellowships. Students can also apply for paid teaching positions in the English department.
The program hosts the Trends in Translation event series and produces programs and collaborations with Cave Canem, the Flea Theater, the Louis Armstrong House and Museum, and the Poetry Society of America.