The Insider's Guide to Graduate Degrees in Creative Writing (Paperback)

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There are so many different graduate creative writing programs out there How do I find the right one for me?

Bringing together data from both Master's and doctoral creative writing programs and interviews with program applicants, students, and faculty, this is a complete practical guide to choosing a graduate creative writing program and putting together a successful application.

The Insider's Guide to Graduate Degrees in Creative Writing
answers frequently asked questions on such topics as:

- Application prerequisites
- Program sizes and durations
- Funding
- Acceptance rates
- Cost of living
- Program curricula and demographics
- Workshopping techniques
- Student-faculty ratios
- Residency options
- Postgraduate fellowship placement
- Postgraduate job placement
- Programs' reputations and histories

The book also includes comprehensive and up-to-date hard data on the hundreds of terminal-degree graduate creative writing programs available throughout the US, UK, and internationally, making this an essential read for anyone planning to pursue a low- or full-residency graduate creative writing degree.

About the Author

Seth Abramson is Assistant Professor of Communication Arts and Sciences at the University of New Hampshire, USA. He is a prize-winning poet, the author of seven books, and the founder and series editor of Best American Experimental Writing.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781350000407
ISBN-10: 135000040X
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication Date: June 14th, 2018
Pages: 328
Language: English