Creative Writers Association (CWA)
The Creative Writers Association is a student organization that exists to promote community and support among the creative writing students within the English Department graduate program.
Officers for the 2023-2024 School Year
President: Alicia Tan
Vice-President: Alyssandra Tobin
Secretary: Exquisite Williams
Treasurer: Drake Swails
GPSGA Representative/Liaison: Rob Burke
GPSGA Representative/Liaison: Jacob Hicks
CWA brings distinguished readers to campus for readings, craft talks, and visit to workshops. Recent readers include Tiana Clark, Angela Morales, Rebecca Makkai, Ira Sukrungruang, Allison Hedge Coke. Click here for a list of readers who have come to campus.
Graduate Student Reading Series
Throughout the semester, CWA hosts a reading where four graduate student readers perform their own work. Look out for emails and posts on social media for the next Graduate Student Reading.
The Writer's Room
This is an opporunity to connect with other writers in the program to find places to submit your work, and provide feedback to peers. Look out for emails and posts on social media for the next Writer's Room.
CWA hosts other events periodically, which will be sent to your email and posted to social media.