Creative Writing Events

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Each year, the Creative Writing Program hosts a number of visiting writers, student/faculty readings and other events.

View a complete list of our upcoming creative writing events here, or scroll down for a list.



2018-2019 Events (so far)

September 12, Wednesday, at 4:30pm in the Wexner Center for the Arts Bookstore -- Reading featuring writer and OSU undergraduate English alumna Amy Fusselman.

September 14, Friday, at 4:30pm, 311 Denney Hall. Reading featuring Visiting Poet Danez Smith. Open to all.

September 15, Saturday -- MFA student poetry workshop with Visiting Poet Danez Smith. Registration is limited to current MFA students only.

September 28, Friday at 4:30pm, 311 Denney -- Reading featuring Visiting Writer Alice McDermottOpen to all.

September 29, Saturday-- MFA student fiction workshop with Visiting Writer Alice McDermott.  Registration is limited to current MFA students only.

March 1, Friday 311 Denney Hall, 4:00 -- Reading featuring Visiting Writer Melissa Febos. Open to all.

March 2, Saturday, -- MFA student creative nonfiction workshop with Visiting Writer Melissa Febos. Registration is limited to current MFA students only.

April 1, Monday, all day -- Graduate Open House for admitted students, Denney Hall. 

April 5, Friday -- 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in Denney 311 – Reading featuring alumni Jason Gray and Jon Chopan. Open to all.

TBD -- English Department  Awards Ceremony.

April 27, Saturday -- MFA Epilog event, featuring the Class of 2018.  Open to all.