MFA Faculty

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Venita Blackburn

Fiction

 

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Steven Church

Steven Church

Creative Nonfiction

 

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John Hales

Creative Nonfiction

 

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Randa Jarrar

Randa Jarrar

Fiction

 

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Brynn Saito

Brynn Saito

Poetry

 

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Tim Skeen

Tim Skeen

Poetry

 

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Mai Der Vang  Poetry

Mai Der Vang

Poetry

 

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Emeriti Faculty

Peter Everwine*

Lillian Faderman

Corrinne Clegg Hales

C. G. Hanzlicek

Philip Levine*

Steve Yarbrough

 

* denotes deceased

 

 

 

 

Recent Visiting Authors

2020-21 (scheduled)

Note: All 2020-21 events will be virtual

English Department: Hanif Abdurraqib, Anthony Cody, Juan Felipe Herrera, Steven Kleinman, Larissa Mercado-López, Monica Sok, Nic Stone, Emiliano Treré, Burlee Vang, Khaty Xiong

Alumni series: Anthony Cody, Daniel Chacón, J.J. Anselmi

2019-20

English Department: Kali Fajardo-Anstine, Mark Irwin, Lacy M. Johnson, R.O. Kwon, Ada Limón, Emily Nemens, Ishmael Reed, Erika L. Sánchez, Naomi Shihab Nye, Danez Smith, Liza Wieland

Alumni series: Sara Borjas, Lena Mahmoud, Monique Quintana

Canceled due to Covid-19 pandemic: Marisol Baca, Jamel Brinkley, Marcelo Hernandez Castillo, Rowan Hisayo Buchanan, Monica Sok

2018-19

English Department: Tina Mozelle Braziel, C. G. Hanzlicek, Maxine Hong Kingston, Li-young Lee, Maceo Montoya, Angela Morales, Bich Minh Nguyen, Elda María Román, Steven Sanchez, Patricia Smith, Yazmin Monet Watkins

Alumni series: Marisol Baca, Michelle Brittan Rosado, Ethan Chatagnier, Brian Dunlap, Ronald Dzerigian, Sarah Fawn Montgomery, Steven Sanchez, Elizabeth Schulte Martin

2017-18

English Department: Lina María Ferreira Cabeza-Venegas, Reyna Grande, Laurie Ann Guerrero, Christine Hyung-Oak Lee, Glover Davis, Mai Neng Moua, Gary Y. Okihiro, Jericho Parms, Rachel Rinehart, Mai Der Vang, Shawn Wen, Julia Wertz

Andrés Montoya Symposium: Francisco Aragón, Marisol Baca, Sara Borjas, David Campos, Daniel Chacón, Kenneth R. Chacón, Sarah A. Chavez, Ronald Dzerigian, Stephanie Fetta, Rigoberto González, Cynthia Guardado, Laurie Ann Guerrero, Juan Luis Guzmán, Nancy M. Hernandez, Tim Z. Hernandez, Juan Felipe Herrera, Lee Herrick, Paul Martinez-Pompa, Maceo Montoya, Richard Montoya, Monique Quintana, Teresa Tarazi, Emma Trelles, Felicia Zamora

Laureate Lab: HAUNTIE, Lee Herrick, Jackie Huertaz, Marilyn Lopez, S. Bryan Medina, Joseph Rios, Steven Sanchez, Sylvia Savala, James Tyner, Andre Yang

2016-17

Arturo Arias, Kenneth R. Chacón, Kristin FitzPatrick, Ru Freeman, Carmen Giménez Smith, Tim Z. Hernandez, Andrea Jurjević, Suzanne Lummis, Biljana D. Obradović, José Orduña, Sasha Pimentel, Michele Poulos, Kristen Radtke, Wendy Rose, Dixie Salazar, Solmaz Sharif, Mai Der Vang, Jerald Walker, Gary Young

2015-16

David Campos, Michele Elam, Myriam Gurba, Juan Felipe Herrera, Kerry Howley, Dennis Maloney, MariNaomi, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Wendy C. Ortiz, Jen Percy, Christine Poreba, Saïd Sayrafiezadeh, Justin Torres, Khaty Xiong

2014-15

Sherman Alexie, Adelina Anthony, Christopher Buckley, David Campos, Victoria Chang, Marilyn Chin, Matthew Gavin Frank, John Gery, John C. Hampsey, Lee Herrick, Justin Hocking, Michael Jaime-Becerra, Leslie Jamison, Sam Lipsyte, Manuel Muñoz, Elena Passarello, Brynn Saito, Jeffrey Schultz, Jon Veinberg, Chelsea Wagenaar, Josh Weil