Creative Writing Faculty

Kate Bernheimer


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

Susan Briante

Director, MFA Program in Creative Writing


  • Poetry and creative nonfiction
  • Documentary studies

Christopher A. Cokinos


  • Nonfiction nature and science writing
  • Science fiction
  • The sublime
Alison Hawthorne Deming

Alison Hawthorne Deming


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

Bojan Louis

Assistant Professor

  • Poetry Fiction American Indian
  • Indigenous Literature

Farid Matuk

Associate Professor

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

Ander Monson


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

Manuel Muñoz

Associate Professor

Modern Languages 484
aurelie sheehan

Aurelie Sheehan

Department Head

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