MFA Creative Writing Week

MFA Classes

Open to the Public, November 9-18th, 2020

Come learn about SJSU's dual-genre MFA program, offering degrees in Creative Nonfiction, Fiction, Poetry, and Scriptwriting. Prospective MFA applicants urged to attend.

Schedule of Classes

Nov. 9, 4:00 PM: Graduate Poetry Workshop, ENGL 240 (Prose Poems, Flash Fiction) with Sally Ashton
Nov. 12, 4:00 PM: Graduate Fiction Workshop, ENGL 241, with Nick Taylor
Nov. 13, 9:30 AM: Reed Magazine, ENGL 133, with Helen Meservey
Nov. 18, 7:00 PM: Graduate Creative Nonfiction Workshop, ENGL 242, with Tom Moriarty



Center for Literary Arts Events

In addition, prospective students are invited to attend a Center for Literary Arts event:

CLA Craft Lecture

Featuring Ling Ma
Nov. 12, 4:00 PM
Online on Zoom

CLA Reading

Featuring Ling Ma
Nov. 12, 7:00 PM
Online on Crowdcast
Free Admission


For more information about the MFA program, visit our MFA page or email the Department of English and Comparative Literature.