Creative Writing News Archive


Hank Klibanoff to deliver the Emory Williams Lecture, "Gunnar Myrdal's American Dilemma," 6:30 p.m., October 17

"SisterWriters" Tayari Jones, Pearl Cleage share their literary friendship in Emory talk 

Two Tenure Track Poetry Positions Job Search announced 

2019-2021 Fellowships in poetry, fiction and playwriting announced

T Cooper's Changers Book Four published by Akashic Books 

Tayari Jones' An American Marriage longlisted for the National Book Award in Fiction

Tayari Jones will be keynote speaker at Georgia Art and Criminal Justice Forum

Hank Klibanoff's "Buried Truths" podcast renewed by WABE for a second season

Creative Writing and Emory authors at the Decatur Book Festival, Aug. 30-Sept. 2

Former Fiction Fellow Lydia Conklin wins Rona Jaffe Writers' Award

Hank Klibanoff's "Buried Truths" podcast renewed for a second season

Interview with Jericho Brown in The Guardian 

Jericho Brown's poem "Foreday in the Morning" published in Time magazine issue on the South

T Cooper's Man Made wins two prizes at Outfest 2018

Tayari Jones publishes article in the July 8, 2018 Sunday NY Times on the prison letters of Nelson Mandala

Author T Cooper joins Creative Writing faculty

Author Tayari Jones joins Creative Writing faculty

Creative Writing major Christell Roach wins the Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Foundation’s 2018 Award for College Writers in poetry

Essay by Jericho Brown published in Lambda Literary

Hank Klibanoff interview about podcast "Buried Truths" in ArtsATL

Jericho Brown's poem "Night Shift" published in The New Yorker

New podcast, "Buried Truths," from Prof. Hank Klibanoff, to debut March 26 on WABE and other platforms

New film, As Evil Does, written and directed by adjunct professor Yolanda Buggs, will screen at the 2018 Pan African Film + Arts Festival in Los Angeles


Article by Jericho Brown in the September issue of Flaunt magazine

In Memoriam: Lynna Williams

Interview in Breakout with Creative Writing major Rostam Zafari

Creative Writing alumna Lauren Gunderson publishes children's book Blast Off to the Moon!

New Fellows in Poetry and Fiction Announced

Video of Natasha Trethewey's 2017 commencement address

Natasha Trethewey to give 2017 commencement address

Creative Writing major Darby Jardeleza wins 2017 Sudler Prize in the Arts

English Department and Creative Writing Program 2017 writing contests and scholarship winners announced

Creative Writing major Rostam Zafari wins -- and donates! -- $100,000 Cyrus Prize