The multi-genre focus. The vibrant location. The engaged community of writers with diverse backgrounds and rigorous insights.
For more than 30 years, the District’s only creative writing MFA program has fostered the talents and ambitions of writers who have gone on to make their mark in poetry, fiction, and nonfiction—and to make their mark on their communities.
In the video below, Director Kyle Dargan reads from his own work and offers his take on what sets our program apart.
Interested in joining our community? Start your application or learn more about the MFA in Creative Writing.