Brown University

Brown University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1969
Location: 
Providence, RI
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Cross-Genre
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
20
Application Deadline: 
December 15, 2014
Application Fee: 
75
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Lori Baker
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: John Cayley, Forrest Gander, Cole Swensen, and C.D. Wright. Fiction writers: Brian Evenson, Thalia Field, Carole Maso, and Meredith Steinbach. Filmmaker: Hisham Bizri.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Teaching Assistantships, Fellowships, Proctorships

Other Features: 

This program hosts the Writers on Writing series and the International Writers Project, which gives annual yearlong fellowship to a writer who has faced serious persecution.

Graduates: 

Jaimy Gordon, Joanna Scott, Kevin Young