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MFA Creative Writing
Program News & Events

Upcoming Events

  • Jun

    MFACW Virtual Information Session - Meet Program Chair, Sheila Squillante. Also, learn what doors could open with an MFA!

    A virtual information session for the Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing (low and full residency), including a brief presentation and overview of the program with the Program Chair, Sheila Squillante, and the Admissions Specialist, Rachel Fiscus. The presentation will be followed by an open forum for questions and answers.
  • Jul

    Summer Community of Writers

    The Summer Community of Writers (SCW) serves as a resource to Pittsburgh writers and MFA alumni seeking an affordable, engaging writer’s retreat in a unique setting. The Summer Community of Writers also brings together an eclectic mix of low- and full-residency MFA students, writers, faculty, and alumni with daily workshops, dynamic craft lectures, and faculty and student readings. more

Past Events

04/05/2019 - The Fourth River Issue #16 Launch

02/12/2019 - D. Gilson, Brittany Hailer, and Tony Leuzzi Reading

01/28/2019 - Melanie Brown Lecture Series: Martha Southgate

07/19/2018 - Summer Community of Writers

11/03/2017 - The Fourth River Launch

10/21/2017 - Conversations and Connections Writer's Conference

10/20/2017 - Word Circus

09/22/2017 - Word Circus

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