Poets: Peter Campion and Ray Gonzalez. Fiction writers: Charles Baxter, M. J. Fitzgerald, Julie Schumacher, and V. V. Ganeshananthan. Nonfiction writers: Patricia Hampl, Madelon Sprengnether, and Kim Todd.
All admitted students receive full in-state tuition waivers and Teaching Assistantships or Research/Administrative Fellowships.
Gesell Summer Writing Fellowships, O’Rourke Travel Fellowship, Awards and Prizes
Dislocate, Ivory Tower
The program hosts the Edelstein-Keller Visiting Writers Series, Charles Baxter's Annual Benefit for Hunger, and the First Books reading and reception.