Poetry: Aliki Barnstone, Gabriel Fried, Sw. Anand Prahlad
Fiction: Trudy Lewis, Speer Morgan, Phong Nguyen
Nonfiction: Julija Šukys
The program is fully-funded and offers teaching assistantships, fellowships, and opportunities for advanced students to serve as interns with the Missouri Review and the poetry department of Persea Press.
Missouri Review, Persea Press
The program offers annual writing prizes, a visiting writers series, publishing internships, and memberships in the English Graduate Student Association (EGSA) and Student Folklore Society (SFS).
Students complete their degree in five years.