Chatham University

MFA Creative Writing
Program News & Events

Upcoming Events

  • Jul
    12

    MFA Creative Writing Prospective Student Webinar

    A virtual information session for the Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program, including a brief presentation and overview of the program followed by an open forum for questions and answers.
  • Jul
    17

    Summer Community of Writers Public Readings

    All events free and open to the public

    Events will take place at the Esther Barazzone Center
    on Eden Hall Campus.
    We will host readings in the barn, weather permitting.

    Monday, July 17
    7:00-9:00
    Keynote Speech & Reception:
    RADICAL EMPATHY: WRITING IN THE ANTHROPOCENE
    BK Loren. EBC, Broadhurst Forum

    Tuesday, July 18
    7:00- ... more
  • Jul
    24

    Summer Community of Writers Prospective Student Visit Day

    Attend our Summer Community of Writers Visit Day on July 24, 2017 and learn more about the rich history and culture of creative writing at Chatham University.

    During the event you will be able to learn more about our Creative Writing programs at both the undergraduate or graduate level, participate in writing workshops, tour campus, and attend a craft lecture by author and founding edi ... more
  • Oct
    21

    Conversations and Connections Writer's Conference

    Want to write better? Want to get published? Attending pricey, academic-style, lecture-hall writer’s conferences won’t quite get you there, no matter how good the bagels are.

    Here’s what will: a comfortable, congenial environment where you can meet other writers, editors and publishers. You need to speak with the people who make editorial decisions, as well as with others who are trying ... more
  • Nov
    03

    The Fourth River Launch

Past Events

02/24/2017 - MFA Open House

02/17/2017 - Gray's Skies Reading and Music Series

01/17/2017 - Joseph Bathanti Reading

11/09/2016 - Marc Nieson Reading with Alison Taverna, Dakota Garilli and Jenny Ashburn

10/22/2016 - Conversations and Connections Writer's Conference

10/21/2016 - MFA Open House

10/18/2016 - Amy Bloom Reading

04/15/2016 - Word Circus

04/09/2016 - Gray's Skies

03/18/2016 - Word Circus

02/19/2016 - Word Circus

02/17/2016 - WWW Reading Series: Bonnie Jo Campbell

02/08/2016 - MFA Reading: James Guignard

01/29/2016 - Word Circus

11/23/2015 - Q&A with Lois Lowry