Poetry: Peter Campion, Ray Gonzalez
Fiction: Charles Baxter, M. J. Fitzgerald, Julie Schumacher, V. V. Ganeshananthan
Nonfiction: Patricia Hampl, Madelon Sprengnether, Kim Todd
The program fully funds all students through tuition waivers, teaching assistantships, and research or administrative fellowships. The program also offers Gesell Summer Writing Fellowships, the O’Rourke Travel Fellowship, and various awards and prizes.
Great River Review
The program hosts the Edelstein-Keller Visiting Writers Series, Charles Baxter's Annual Benefit for Hunger, and the First Books reading and reception.