Creative Writing

In the Creative Writing Program at Emory students study both art and craft: the literary traditions in which they write and the elements of craft in poetry, fiction, playwriting, screenwriting, and creative nonfiction. The program fosters their development as writers, through an emphasis on reading as a writer, generating material, and revision.

Concentrations

  • Major in English and Creative Writing (BA)
  • Major in Playwriting (BA)

ENGCW 100-Level Courses

Engcw 190: freshman sem:creative writing.

Topics/genres vary. Emphasizes writing and reading as elements in intellectual exploration. Does not satisfy first-year writing requirement.

ENGCW 200-Level Courses

Engcw 270: intro to creative writing.

Every semester. Introductory workshop in creative writing covering at least two genres from the following: fiction, poetry, screenwriting, playwriting, creative nonfiction. Counts as a prerequisite for 300-level intermediate workshops but not for Advanced Fiction, Advanced Poetry, or Advanced Playwriting. May not be repeated for credit.

ENGCW 270W: Intro to Creative Writing

Engcw 271: introduction to poetry writing.

Every semester. Introductory workshop in poetry writing. Counts as a prerequisite for 300-level intermediate workshops but not for Advanced Fiction, Advanced Poetry, or Advanced Playwriting. May not be repeated for credit.

ENGCW 271W: Introduction to Poetry Writing

Engcw 272: intro to fiction writing.

Every semester. Introductory workshop in fiction writing. Counts as a prerequisite for 300-level intermediate workshops but not for Advanced Fiction, Advanced Poetry, or Advanced Playwriting. May not be repeated for credit.

ENGCW 272W: Intro to Fiction Writing

Engcw 300-level courses, engcw 354: 50 shades: nonfiction ethics.

An examination of ethical practices and challenges in nonfiction writing across platforms of journalism, documentary filmmaking, book-length work and narrative podcasts. Not open to first-year students.

ENGCW 370R: Creative Wrt: Intermed Fiction

Every semester. Intermediate level workshop in writing fiction. ENG 270, 271, or 272 required as prerequisite. May be repeated for a maximum of eight hours credit.

ENGCW 370RW: Creative Wrt: Intermed Fiction

Engcw 371r: creative wrt: intermed poetry.

Every semester. Intermediate level workshop in writing poetry. ENG 270, 271, or 272 required as prerequisite. May be repeated for a maximum of eight hours credit.

ENGCW 371RW: Creative Wrt: Intermed Poetry

Engcw 372r: intermediate playwriting.

Every year. Intermediate level workshop in writing plays.

ENGCW 372RW: Intermediate Playwriting

Engcw 373r: creative writing: adv fiction.

Spring semester. Admittance by assessment of readiness for advanced work by intermediate level instructor in genre. Intensive workshop in the writing of fiction for advanced students. May be repeated for a maximum of eight hours credit.

ENGCW 373RW: Creative Writing: Adv Fiction

Engcw 374r: creative writing: adv poetry.

Spring semester. Admittance by assessment of readiness for advanced work by intermediate level instructor in genre. Intensive workshop in the writing of poetry for advanced students. May be repeated for a maximum of eight hours credit.

ENGCW 374RW: Creative Writing: Adv Poetry

Engcw 375r: creative writing: adv drama.

Spring semester. Admittance by assessment of readiness for advanced work by intermediate level instructor in genre. Intensive workshop in the writing of playwriting for advanced students. May be repeated for a maximum of eight hours credit.

ENGCW 375RW: Creative Writing: Adv Drama

Engcw 376r: creativ wrt:interm non-fiction.

Every semester. Intermediate level workshop in nonfiction genres that often use fictional techniques. ENGCW 270, 271, or 272 required as prerequisite. May be repeated for a maximum of eight hours credit.

ENGCW 376RW: Creativ Wrt:Interm Non-Fiction

Engcw 377r: creativ wrt:interm translation.

Every semester. Intermediate level workshop in the theory and practice of translation. ENGCW 270, 271, or 272 required as prerequisite. May be repeated for a maximum of eight hours credit.

ENGCW 377RW: Creativ Wrt:Interm Translation

Engcw 378r: screenwriting.

A writing-intensive course in the construction and formatting of screenplays for upper-level undergraduates, which also broaches various aspects of pre-production planning. Weekly screenings required.

ENGCW 378RW: Screenwriting

Engcw 379r: advanced screenwriting.

An advanced writing-intensive course in the construction and formatting of screenplays for upper-level undergraduates, which also broaches various aspects of pre-production planning.

ENGCW 379RW: Advanced Screenwriting

Engcw 385rw: ga civil rights cold cases.

Intermediate level workshop in writing and researching Southern Georgia's Civil Rights history.

ENGCW 389: Creative Writing: Spec.Topics

Credit, variable; maybe be repeated for a maximum of eight hours credit when topic varies. Specific topics to be announced. Typical subjects include the novel, first person narrative, formalist poetry, and nonrealistic forms. ENGCW 270, 271, or 272 required as prerequisite.

ENGCW 389W: Creative Writing: Spec. Topics

Engcw 397r: creative wrt.:independent stdy.

Credit, variable; maybe be repeated for a maximum of eight hours credit. Project description and written permission of instructor required before registration. ENG 270, 271, or 272 required as prerequisite.

ENGCW 397RW: Creative Writing: Indep. Study

Engcw 400-level courses, engcw 495r: creative writing honors.

Offered every semester. Credit variable; may be repeated for a maximum of eight hours credit. Prerequisite: academic eligibility and approval of honors project director. A tutorial designed primarily to assist honors candidates in preparing their projects.

ENGCW 495RW: Creative Writing Honors

English and Creative Writing

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Join a powerful community of creative writers and thinkers.   In Emory's English and Creative Writing program, you will study both art and craft  of writing , alongside some of the nation’s most talented students and acclaimed faculty in one of the nation's leading creative writing programs.

Build your skills from idea to draft to revision—as you explore areas including fiction, nonfiction, dramatic writing, and poetry.   

Graduates from the English and Creative Writing program g o on to highly competitive writing and PhD programs as well as to many other fields of study, including medicine, business, and law.   

Recent graduates are working at  Forbes Travel Guide, CNN Digital, Penguin Random House, Modern Luxury, Challenge Foundation , and  William Morris Endeavor .   

Notable alumni include:

  • Lauren M. Gunderson, named the country’s most produced playwright in 2017
  • Brian Tolleson, the founding partner of communications and brand strategy firms Lexicon and Bark  Bark
  • Lauren Giles, corporate lawyer and Alston & Bird partner
  • Grammy-winning country singer-songwriter Kristian Bush of Sugarland  

Examples of Classes at Oxford

Introduction to creative writing.

This introductory workshop normally covers two genres, most often fiction and poetry.

Screenwriting

A writing-intensive course in the construction of screenplays, which also broaches various aspects of pre-production planning.

American Crime Fiction

Study the history of crime fiction starting with Poe, Doyle, and the Golden Age of mystery fiction before focusing on its American development. 

Example of Major Classes

Introduction to poetry writing.

Experience the profound connection between reading poetry and writing it. Generate new work while helping one another through discussions examining the writer’s intentions, ideas, phrases, and images.  

Intermediate Playwriting

Experience the creative process first-hand from inspiration through character development to dramatic action and dialogue in this collaborative course co-taught by a playwright and a theater artist .  

Georgia Civil Rights Cold Case

A   historical and journalistic exploration of the Jim Crow South through the prism of unsolved or unpunished civil rights-era murders in Georgia.   This course was the foundation for WABE’s Peabody Award-winning podcast, “Buried Truths.”  Taught by Pulitzer and Peabody-award winner professor Dr. Hank Klibanoff.

Research in Creative Writing

Jiréh Breon Holder

Bringing characters to life through research  

Creative writing and theater studies students’ research supports Playwriting Fellow Jiréh Breon Holder’s professional stage production.   

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I know I was meant to be at Emory. Coming here, I felt I had access to words I hadn't been able to find before. It has been integral for me to see who I am as a writer by developing as a student and researcher first. Christell Victoria Roach 19C Creative Writing and African American Studies double major Christell's award-winning journey

English and Creative Writing

Join a powerful community of creative writers and thinkers.   In Emory's English and Creative Writing program, you will study both art and craft  of writing , alongside some of the nation’s most talented students and acclaimed faculty in one of the nation's leading creative writing programs.

Build your skills from idea to draft to revision—as you explore areas including fiction, nonfiction, dramatic writing, and poetry.   

Graduates from the English and Creative Writing program g o on to highly competitive writing and PhD programs as well as to many other fields of study, including medicine, business, and law.   

Recent graduates are working at  Forbes Travel Guide, CNN Digital, Penguin Random House, Modern Luxury, Challenge Foundation , and  William Morris Endeavor .   

Notable alumni include:

  • Lauren M. Gunderson, named the country’s most produced playwright in 2017
  • Brian Tolleson, the founding partner of communications and brand strategy firms Lexicon and Bark  Bark
  • Lauren Giles, corporate lawyer and Alston & Bird partner
  • Grammy-winning country singer-songwriter Kristian Bush of Sugarland  

Examples of Classes

Introduction to poetry writing.

Experience the profound connection between reading poetry and writing it. Generate new work while helping one another through discussions examining the writer’s intentions, ideas, phrases, and images.  

Intermediate Playwriting

Experience the creative process first-hand from inspiration through character development to dramatic action and dialogue in this collaborative course co-taught by a playwright and a theater artist .  

Georgia Civil Rights Cold Case

A   historical and journalistic exploration of the Jim Crow South through the prism of unsolved or unpunished civil rights-era murders in Georgia.   This course was the foundation for WABE’s Peabody Award-winning podcast, “Buried Truths.”  Taught by Pulitzer and Peabody-award winner professor Dr. Hank Klibanoff.

Research in Creative Writing

Bringing characters to life through research  

Creative writing and theater studies students’ research supports Playwriting Fellow Jiréh Breon Holder’s professional stage production.   

“I know I was meant to be at Emory. Coming here, I felt I had access to words I hadn't been able to find before. It has been integral for me to see who I am as a writer by developing as a student and researcher first.”

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1351 - Essentials of Creative Writing

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Get your pen (or laptop keys) moving in this fast-paced introduction to creative writing. Through weekly lectures, readings, and opportunities to share your work in a supportive environment, you will begin to hone your craft, learning tips for how to create compelling characters, snappy dialogue, and satisfying story structures. Whether your dream is to write the Great American Novel or to capture true stories from your own life, this course will help you write the kinds of narratives that will keep your reader fascinated from the first word to the last.

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Learner outcomes.

  • Describe characters (real or imagined) in compelling ways
  • Choose a narrator and point of view
  • Employ a variety of techniques to both "show and tell"
  • Craft effective dialogue
  • Design a narrative structure/plot
  • Experiment with different styles

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

  • Creative Writing Certificate : Core Courses
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Session time-out, 1351 - 050 - essentials of creative writing, online (instructor-led).

In Online (Instructor-led) courses, students join an online virtual classroom session with the instructor and other students at a specified time.  These are also referred to as "synchronous" courses. 

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April 20, 2017

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The Emory University Creative Writing Program will welcome two new postgraduate fellows to campus this fall. Cassie Gonzales was named the new Fellow in Fiction and Michael Marberry was awarded the Fellowship in Poetry. Both will hold a two-year appointment at Emory from fall 2017 to spring 2019.

“We are proud to have such great budding writers to join our ranks,” says Jericho Brown, associate professor of creative writing and English. “Both Cassie and Michael expand what we can offer students through their comprehensive understanding of international literature and love of the arts as a whole, such as visual art and music.”

Originally from Tucson, Arizona, Gonzales earned her master’s degree in creative writing from the University of Oxford and has lived abroad for many years — most recently in Stockholm, Sweden.

“When I first got the email telling me that I had been selected for this fellowship I immediately burst into cry-laughing,” recounts Gonzales. “I couldn't even explain the good news to my husband; I just handed him my phone so he could read the email himself.”

Her writing has been published by or is forthcoming from “The Kenyon Review,” “Tin House Open Bar,” “The Letters Page,” “Granta Online,” “The Paris Review Online,” “Huizache,” “The Sonora Review” and “The Ploughshares Blog,” among others.  Her drama has been staged by the University of Iowa, shortlisted by the BBC World Service and the British Councils’ International Radio Playwriting Competition, and performed on three continents. 

Marberry is equally excited to join Emory in the fall.

“Given the program's excellent reputation in creative writing circles and the high quality of its faculty, it's certainly a humbling opportunity and a real honor,” he says.

Originally from rural Tennessee, Marberry is a Pushcart Prize recipient whose poems have been anthologized in “Best of the Net,” “The Southern Poetry Anthology” and “New Poetry from the Midwest” (forthcoming).  His poetry has appeared in “New Republic,” “Sycamore Review,” “West Branch,” “Crab Orchard Review” and elsewhere.

The coordinator of the nonprofit Poets-in-Print Reading Series, Marberry has previously served on the staffs of publications including “Third Coast,” “The Journal,” “Black Warrior Review” and others.  He has earned degrees from Ohio State University, the University of Alabama and Lipscomb University.  Recently, he completed his doctorate at Western Michigan University, where his research interests included cine-poetics, comics and horror literature. 

The Creative Writing Fellows program allows young writers with recent masters or doctoral degrees in creative writing to gain teaching experience, as well as time to finish a manuscript and submit it for publication. They teach three workshops per year.

As an instructor, Gonzales looks forward to introducing students to international writers they may not have been exposed to in their previous studies.

“I've lived abroad for many years and have met and worked with wonderful writers from many different countries, so one of my goals is to bring some of that international perspective into my classroom," she says. "I'm assigning readings from around the world, which I hope will decenter the 'Western' canon and give my students the confidence to read and write about people who are underrepresented in literature.”

Both fellows will take advantage of their time on campus to create new work, an opportunity that Marberry does not take lightly. “This fellowship will provide much-needed and hard-to-come-by time to work on new poetry, edit my manuscripts and continue my research, for which I’m deeply grateful," he says. 

Gonzales plans to spend her time in Atlanta working on a piece of historical fiction set along the US/Mexico border. “I envision it as quite a big project,” she explains, “really unlike any writing I’ve attempted before.”

Gonzales and Marberry will give a free joint reading on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, as part of the Creative Writing Program Reading Series. Now in its 26th year, the Emory undergraduate Creative Writing Program allows students to approach the study of literature through their own creative writing, as well as by the more traditional method of critical analysis and reading. 

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Grow Your Writing Passion into a Career with Liberty’s Online MFA in Creative Writing

Many people write creatively, but few hone their skills to develop their writing craft to its highest form. Even fewer learn the other skills it takes to become a successful writer, such as the steps needed to get a book published and into the hands of readers. Liberty’s 100% online Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Creative Writing can help you develop your writing passion into a career so you can set your works free to impact culture and the world.

Employers in every industry need professionals who have strong writing skills, so you can be confident that your ability to write effectively can also help set you apart in your current career. With in-demand writing expertise and the ability to customize your degree with electives in literature or writing practice, Liberty’s online MFA in Creative Writing can help you achieve your professional writing goals.

Our online MFA in Creative Writing is designed to help you build on your writing skills with specific workshops dedicated to the craft of fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, or screenwriting. With a work-in-progress approach to writing practice and mentorship from our faculty of experienced writers and scholars, you can learn the specific skills you need to make your writing stand out.

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Our online MFA in Creative Writing is mainly offered in an 8-week course format, and our tuition rate for graduate programs hasn’t increased in 9 years. Through our program, you can study the writing process and develop your creative skills through workshops with experienced writing professionals. With our flexible format, you can grow in your creative writing while continuing to do what is important to you.

As a terminal degree, the online MFA in Creative Writing can also help you pursue opportunities to teach writing at the K-12 or college level. You will gain comprehensive and in-depth exposure to writing, literature, publishing, and many other professional writing skills that you can pass on to students. Partner with the Liberty family and learn under faculty who have spent years in the field you love. Your career in professional writing starts here.

What Will You Study in Our MFA in Creative Writing?

The MFA in Creative Writing program is designed to help you become an excellent creative writer across the genres of creative fiction, nonfiction, screenwriting, and poetry. You can learn how to produce aesthetically and culturally engaged creative works while gaining professional knowledge and practice. You will also study foundational contemporary literature so that you have a background in studying important works to draw on for your writing.

To help you in your professional writing, you will also study many essential skills in editing, layout, and the business of publishing so that you can best position yourself for success in the market. Through your creative writing courses and workshops, you can develop your craft so that you will be ready for your thesis project.

Here are a few examples of the skills Liberty’s MFA in Creative Writing can help you master:

  • Marketing your projects and pursuing new writing opportunities
  • Organizing writing and adapting it to different types of writing
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  • Writing compelling stories that engage readers

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Admission requirements.

  • A non-refundable, non-transferable $50 application fee will be posted on the current application upon enrollment (waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required) .
  • Unofficial transcripts can be used for acceptance purposes with the submission of a Transcript Request Form .
  • Creative Writing Sample – A creative writing sample of one creative writing work of at least 2,500 words or a culmination of creative writing samples totaling 2,500 words.*
  • Applicants whose native language is other than English must submit official scores for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or an approved alternative assessment. For information on alternative assessments or TOEFL waivers, please call Admissions or view the official International Admissions policy .

*A sample of one or more poems totaling a minimum of 750 words may also be submitted. Song lyrics are not accepted at this time as writing samples.

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  • Be in your final term and planning to start your master’s degree after the last day of class for your bachelor’s degree.
  • Complete a Bachelor’s Self-Certification Form confirming your completion date. You may download the form from the Forms and Downloads page or contact an admissions counselor to submit the form on your behalf.
  • Submit an official/unofficial transcript to confirm that you are in your final term. The preliminary transcript must show a minimum of 105 completed credit hours.
  • If you are a current Liberty University student completing your undergraduate degree, you will need to submit a Degree/Certificate Completion Application .
  • Send in an additional, final official transcript with a conferral date on it by the end of your first semester of enrollment in the new master’s degree.

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Unofficial transcripts combined with a Transcript Request Form can be used for admission. Official transcripts are required within 60 days of the admissions decision or before non-attendance drops for the first set of matriculated classes, whichever comes first, and will prevent enrollment into future terms until all official transcripts have been received.

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  • A list of completed courses and earned credit broken down by semester
  • Degree and date conferred (if applicable)

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With creative writing workshops and a thesis project, you will receive support and guidance to help you become the best writer you can be.

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You can complete the MFA in Creative Writing in just 48 credit hours!

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  1. Creative Writing Program

    The undergraduate Creative Writing Program at Emory celebrates its 32nd birthday this year. In this program, students can approach the study of literature in a creative way - through their own writing - as well as by the more traditional method of critical analysis and reading. Students may also pursue their personal interests and investigate ...

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    Essentials of Creative Writing. Through weekly lectures, readings, and opportunities to share your work in a supportive environment, you will begin to hone your craft, learning tips for how to create compelling characters, snappy dialogue, and satisfying story structures. Essentials of Creative Writing Course Details.

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    In the Creative Writing Program at Emory students study both art and craft: the literary traditions in which they write and the elements of craft in poetry, fiction, playwriting, screenwriting, and creative nonfiction. The program fosters their development as writers, through an emphasis on reading as a writer, generating material, and revision.

  4. English and Creative Writing

    In Emory's English and Creative Writing program, you will study both art and craft of writing, alongside some of the nation's most talented students and acclaimed faculty in one of the nation's leading creative writing programs. Build your skills from idea to draft to revision—as you explore areas including fiction, nonfiction, dramatic ...

  5. Four new fellows join Emory's Creative Writing Program

    Emory has gained a national reputation in recent years as an incubator for young creative writers, due in no small part to an impressive faculty led by Jericho Brown, Winship Distinguished Research Professor in Creative Writing and director of Emory's creative writing program.Brown, winner of the 2009 American Book Award for his first poetry collection, " Please, " is one of only five ...

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    Join a powerful community of creative writers and thinkers. In Emory's English and Creative Writing program, you will study both art and craft of writing, alongside some of the nation's most talented students and acclaimed faculty in one of the nation's leading creative writing programs. In Emory's English and Creative Writing program, you will

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    Emory's English department features vibrant academic programs in literary and cultural studies, creative writing, and rhetoric and composition. We are committed to training students to be excellent writers, readers, researchers, and interpreters of our changing world. The department is excited to introduce our newly redesigned English major ...

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    Four new fellows join Emory's Creative Writing Program . Nov. 14, 2019. New TV writing course offers students path to collaboration and creativity. Oct. 22, 2019. ... Emory College graduate creates understanding through stories. May 8, 2019. Poet and Emory professor Jericho Brown creates new poetic form for 'The Tradition' April 22, 2019.

  9. Essentials of Creative Writing Course

    Get your pen (or laptop keys) moving in this fast-paced introduction to creative writing. Through weekly lectures, readings, and opportunities to share your work in a supportive environment, you will begin to hone your craft, learning tips for how to create compelling characters, snappy dialogue, and satisfying story structures.

  10. Creative Writing Certificate

    A certificate program for aspiring writers. Best-selling novels, blockbuster movies and award-winning poems all start with an idea…but the crucial next step of creating words to convey and express those ideas can be daunting. Our customizable Creative Writing Certificate program provides individualized guidance from experienced instructors ...

  11. Creative Writing Honors Program

    If you will graduate in May 2025 or December 2025 and wish to apply for the Honors Program in Creative Writing or Playwriting for the 2024-25 academic year, please read the following guidelines carefully. The deadline for honors applications is 4pm, Monday, April 15, 2024. Students applying for honors must now have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.7.

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    She has taught creative writing and English at Hub City Writers Conference, Emory Continuing Education, Clayton State University, the University of North Carolina Wilmington, and a number of independent intimate writing workshops through the True Story! reading series.

  13. Tayari Jones takes Emory president to creative writing class on podcast

    On the latest episode of his podcast, One Big Question, Emory President Gregory L. Fenves interviews Jones, who is the Charles Howard Candler Professor of Creative Writing at Emory University. On the podcast, Fenves sits down with Emory authors, inventors, researchers, alumni and more to learn about their experiences and areas of expertise.

  14. Creative Writing Program announces 2017-2019 fellows ...

    The Emory University Creative Writing Program will welcome two new postgraduate fellows to campus this fall. Cassie Gonzales was named the new Fellow in Fiction and Michael Marberry was awarded the Fellowship in Poetry. Both will hold a two-year appointment at Emory from fall 2017 to spring 2019.

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    Will Amato is a creative comedy writer, director, and producer in Atlanta, GA. He holds a masters degree in Professional Writing from Kennesaw State University and a BFA in Music Theatre from Elon University. Will studied Improv and Sketch Comedy Writing at the UCB theatre in New York City, worked as a story editor on the feature film Easter ...

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    Emory University main site; Administrative Offices; Emory Healthcare; Give to Emory; Academic Calendars; Bookstore; Campus Maps; Shuttles and Parking; Athletics: Emory Eagles; Arts at Emory; Emory News Center; Resources. ... The Creative Writing Program does not offer a minor in Creative Writing. Students may minor in English through the ...

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  19. Online Master of Fine Arts

    Admission Information for the Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing (MFA) Admission Requirements. Apply online or over the phone with an admissions counselor by calling (800) 424-9596.