Poetry: Obi Nwakanma, Don Stap, Terry Ann Thaxton
Fiction: Brenda Peynado, David James Poissant, Darlin' Neal, Cecilia Milanés
Nonfiction: Jocelyn Bartkevicius, Lisa Roney, Laurie Rachkus Uttich
The program offers partial funding. The program offers one Provost fellowship and one Dean’s fellowship per incoming class, and some graduate assistantships, all of which include a stipend, full tuition waiver, and health insurance.
This program hosts a visiting writers series, Writers in the Sun; a student reading series, Parcels; community outreach projects; and the student-run Graduate Writers Association.