“It’s the professors from my classes that are so awesome and proactive! They’re always so tireless and willing to offer help and advice…” — Celeste Lim
About the program
Manhattanville’s 36-credit Master of Fine Arts in creative writing program is open to graduates of accredited colleges and universities who demonstrate a strong potential in writing and critical thinking.
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The secret of the woods is that the trees have hearts.
C. L. O’Dell
The 31st Annual Summer Writers’ Week
Summer Writers’ Week offers writers an opportunity to spend an intensive week working closely with some of the country’s finest writers and teachers of writing. Enjoy workshops in Fiction, Poetry, Creative Nonfiction (Memoir/Autobiography), and Children’s/Young Adult Writing.
Fall 2014 Events
The MFA program is proud to host a series of extraordinary events this fall with acclaimed Kenyan author Ngugi wa Thiong’o, Democracy Now host Amy Goodman, and a prison writing symposium with Joy James and Randall Horton.