Queens College

Queens College

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
2007
Location: 
Flushing, NY
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2-3 Years
Program Size: 
35
Application Deadline: 
February 15, 2016
Application Fee: 
125
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Nicole Cooley
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: Nicole Cooley and Kimiko Hahn. Fiction writer: Maaza Mengiste. Nonfiction writer: John Weir. Translator: Ammiel Alcalay. Poet and translator: Roger Sedarat.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Adjunct Teaching

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program hosts the Trends in Translation event series and produces programs and collaborations with Cave Canem, the Flea Theater, the Louis Armstrong House and Museum, and the Poetry Society of America. Other features include the literary magazine Ozone Park Journal, and the Loose Translations award series for a translated book, cosponsored by Hanging Loose Press.