Creative Writing

Faculty & Staff

Spring 2016 Graduation
Rebecca Lee, associate professor of creative writing, delivers the commencement address for the Spring 2016 College of Arts and Sciences graduation ceremony.
-Photo by Jeff Janowski, UNCW

Faculty take each student as an individual and, through some process bordering on the magic of alchemy, transmute them. -Jason Mott, MFA poetry '08, author of 'The Returned'

Established in 1999 under the leadership of Mark Cox, UNCW's Department of Creative Writing now includes a faculty of over 20 members. Since its birth, the department has made its mark as one of the most interesting young MFA programs in the country.

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Organizational Chart (PDF)



UNCW Department of Creative Writing
601 S. College Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28403-5938

Phone: 910.962.7063
Fax: 910.962.7461
MFA Inquiries:

Kenan Hall 1202 (map)