About our Creative Writing Program

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In the News

Just a few of the recent news items about our program, faculty, students, and alumni.

Rita Dove & Mark Doty

The Creative Writing Program is pleased to announce a poetry colloquium featuring Rita Dove and Mark Doty in downtown Charlottesville at the Paramount Theater, Tuesday, October 10, 6 p.m. See our event poster online for more details or join the event on our Facebook event page.

American Academy Winners

Very proud to have two MFA alums recognized by the American Academy of Arts and Letters with 2017 awards: Lee Clay Johnson, Nitro Mountain, Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction; and Safiya Sinclair, Cannibal, Addison M. Metcalf Award. See the American Academy website for more.

Junot Díaz

We just wrapped up a spring 2017 visit by Kapnick Distinguished Writer-in-Residence Junot Díaz. Read more on the UVA Arts & Sciences website.

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