Creative Writing


The Department of Creative Writing is pleased to share, quarterly, our publications, professional placements, and good news from faculty, students, and alumni.


Moezzi wins Wilbur

Before We Were Blue

Melody Moezzi’s memoir The Rumi Prescription was honored with a 2021 Wilbur Award. Comparable to the Emmys/Tonys/Oscars, the annual Wilbur Award recognizes two-dozen individuals for excellence in the secular media in communicating religious issues, values, and themes.

MFA student E.J. Schwartz's
debut Young Adult novel
Before We Were Blue
—blurbed by Nina De Gramont—
is forthcoming in September
with Flux Books.


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