Graduate students also may work with individual instructors in independent study or on research projects.
Individuals pursuing graduate degrees with a creative writing emphasis may choose to produce a creative portfolio (MA) or a dissertation (Ph D) as partial fulfillment for a graduate degree in Arts and Humanities.
Therefore, when it comes to ranking MFA (Master of Fine Arts) degree programs in creative writing (a concept which varies from school to school, but may comprise poetry, literature, genre fiction, playwriting, screenwriting, and non-fiction), the process of ranking threatens to sink into a slough of subjectivity.
Nevertheless, the desire to compare — to sort wheat from chaff — persists in this area of academic life, as elsewhere.
in English with a concentration in creative writing, an M. in creative writing, and an undergraduate major with a concentration in creative writing.
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Students may take creative writing courses in order to fulfill degree requirements in the Literature track, or they may choose creative writing courses as electives.
Undergraduate students may take multiple courses in creative writing in the following genres: poetry, short fiction, screen and play scripts, and creative nonfiction.
Its best-known faculty member currently is Nicholas Delbanco, a prolific novelist and essayist, as well as editor of works by the famous novelists Bernard Malamud and John Gardner.
The Program is also the sponsor of the Zell Visiting Writers series, which brings distinguished visitors to the campus from around the country and the world.