Creative Writing News

New Faculty Publication - The New Testament

The New Testament is Jericho Brown's second collection of poetry, published by Copper Canyon Press.

The New Testament

Emory Magazine - Her Calling

Her Calling

As the new US poet laureate, professor Natasha Trethewey hopes to illuminate histories ‘lost or forgotten’.

By Mary Loftus

USA TODAY names Emory the number one school for "budding writers"

1. Emory University (Atlanta, Georgia): Ask anyone for the best schools for writers, and Emory will inevitably emerge. With a plethora of outstanding minds flocking to and from Emory every year (be it guest lecturers, students, or alumni), it is no wonder why Emory would be a prime place for a budding writer. Emory offers extraordinary flexibility to its students; the only required course of all English majors is Poetry. E Students looking for more personal settings with professors will be happy to find that most English classes cap at 15 students, while the largest cap at 25.