Poetry: John Gery, Carolyn Hembree
Fiction: Fredrick Barton, Barb Johnson, Joanna Leake, M. O. Walsh
Nonfiction: Randy Bates, Richard Goodman
The program offers teaching, research, and administrative assistantships. The program also offers tutoring positions, editorial positions at Bayou Magazine and UNO Press, student athlete support services, positions with the Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival, and Privateer Graduate Awards.
The program also offers coursework in playwriting and screenwriting.
The program hosts weekly outings to pubs and a student-run monthly reading series. Other features include opportunities to work with Bayou Magazine and UNO press, and to study abroad during the summers. The program also participates in the Tennessee Williams Festival.