Creative Writing Faculty

Kate Bernheimer

Associate Professor

  • Fiction
  • Fairy-Tale Studies
  • Feminist Theory
susan briante

Susan Briante

Professor

  • Poetry and creative nonfiction
  • Documentary studies

Christopher A. Cokinos

Associate Professor

  • Nonfiction nature and science writing
  • Science fiction
  • The sublime
alison hawthorne

Alison Hawthorne Deming

Professor

  • Poetry & creative nonfiction
  • Science and environmental writing
  • Art and science collaborations
fenton johnson

Fenton Johnson

Professor

  • Fiction
  • Creative nonfiction – essay and memoir
  • Social justice
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Bojan Louis

Assistant Professor

Farid Matuk

Farid Matuk

Associate Professor

  • Poetry & Poetics
  • World Literature
  • Black Study & Feminist Pedagogy
Modern Languages 488
Ander Monson

Ander Monson

Professor

  • Creative nonfiction
  • Fiction
  • Poetry
Modern Languages 429
Manuel Munoz

Manuel Muñoz

Director, MFA Program in Creative Writing

Associate Professor

Modern Languages 484
aurelie sheehan

Aurelie Sheehan

Department Head

  • Novels and short stories
  • Flash fiction and prose poetry
  • Cross-genre writing