MFA Creative Writing Week

Creative Writing Week graphic 2022

MFA Classes Open to the Public, October 19-26th, 2023

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

Schedule of Classes

Thursday, 10/19 7:00 PM | ENGL 241: Graduate Fiction Workshop, Prof. Nick Taylor (In-person).

Friday, 10/20 9:30 AM | ENGL 133: Reed Magazine, Prof. Helen Meservey (In-person).

Monday, 10/23 7:00 PM | ENGL 242: Graduate Nonfiction Workshop, Prof. Brook McClurg (In-person).

Wednesday, 10/25 7:00 PM | ENGL 240: Graduate Poetry Workshop, Prof. Alan Soldofsky (Online).

The online classes will be open via Zoom link (to be provided when a prospective MFA applicant registers to attend a class (responds to the RSVP). 

Please RSVP by completing this form.

Email if you have any questions.


Center for Literary Arts Events

In addition, prospective students are invited to attend two Center for Literary Arts (CLA) events:

Thursday, 10/26 12:00-1:00 PM | CLA Craft Lecture Series presents K-Ming Chang at the Steinbeck Center (Fifth floor of the MLK library)

Thursday, 10/26 7:00-8:30 PM | CLA presents K-Ming Chang at the Hammer Theater.

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