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The Department of Creative Writing is designed to provide the highest professional preparation and training to individuals who wish to pursue careers in writing or the teaching of writing. Students can choose to take Creative Writing and Literature courses in English, Spanish, or a combination of the two languages. Each year, a variety of fully bilingual courses is offered. The MFA curriculum culminates in the writing of a book-length manuscript of original creative work (thesis).
Master of Fine Arts
CHAIR: Lex Williford
Jose De Pierola
Contact Information: firstname.lastname@example.org; 915-747-6322
Education: MA, UCSD; Ph D, University of California, San Diego, 2018
Research Interests: Consciousness in Fiction, Historical Novel, Andean Literature, Literary Theory
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Education: BA, Stephen F. Austin State University; MA, Stephen F. Austin State University; MFA, University of Arkansas, 2018
Research Interests: Fiction, The Contemporary Short Story, The History of the Short Story, The Short-Short Story and the Prose Poem, Screenwriting, The Contemporary Novel, The Modernist Novel.
Contact Information: firstname.lastname@example.org; 915-747-6316
Education: BA, University of Havana; MA, University of Pennsylvania; Ph D, University of Pennsylvania, 2018
Research Interests: Caribbean Literature, Contemporary Latin American Literature, Cinema Studies, Gender Studies, Cultural Studies.