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Creative Writing

300-Blackburn-Welcome


Creative Writing:

  • Any writing that moves its reader beyond the purely practical

  • An activity that requires imagination and discipline

  • A craft that expresses truths and ideas about human experience


5 Core Courses Designed to:

  • Develop and broaden style and voice
  • Practice multiple genres, including fiction, nonfiction, drama, and poetry
  • Emphasize workshop approach, including feedback and revision skills

Accolades:

All three Creative Writing faculty are published writers and members of professional organizations, including the Association of Writing Programs and the Modern Language Association

3 Unique Writing Opportunities:

  • Vortex, Blackburn’s annual literary magazine, is entirely student produced
  • The Write Space provides writing majors a quiet writing space
  • Our student writing club, NAME THEY COME UP WITH, meets WHEN? WHERE? HOW OFTEN?

3 Talent Scholarships:

Students Doing Homework
  • Creative, Critical, and Production
  • 4 annual Creative Writing prizes

5 Hot Job Outlooks:

  • Author
  • Book Citric
  • Educational Program Specialist
  • Literary Agent
  • Manuscript Reader

Faculty Members