MFA in Creative Writing Faculty


“At SNC, we take our job as teachers and mentors as seriously as we take our own writing. My hope is to create lifelong relationships with my students.”

— Suzanne Roberts, MFA Faculty


Program Chair

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Brian Turner MFA Program Chair

Poetry, Nonfiction

Website: www.brianturner.org

Faculty

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Cara Blue Adams Creative Writing Editor

Editing, Fiction

Website: www.carablue.com/

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Ben Barnhart Creative Writing Editor

Editing


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Anitra Budd Creative Writing Editor


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Benjamin Busch Creative Writing Faculty

Creative Nonfiction


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Rick Campbell Creative Writing Editor

Poetry


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Daniel Chacón Creative Writing Faculty

Fiction

Website: www.danielchacon.net/

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Steven Church Creative Writing Faculty

Creative Nonfiction


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Jennine Capó Crucet Creative Writing Faculty

Fiction

Website: jennine-crucet.squarespace.com

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Gabriel Fried Creative Writing Faculty

Editing, Poetry


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Kelle Groom Creative Writing Faculty – Distinguished Writer-in-Residence (2012-2013)

Nonfiction, Poetry

Phone: 775-831-1314 x7538Website: http://www.kellegroom.comWebsite: I Wore the Ocean in the Shape of a Girl (Facebook)

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Nathalie Handal Creative Writing Faculty

Poetry

Website: http://www.nathaliehandal.com

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Alan Heathcock Creative Writing Faculty

Fiction

Website: alanheathcock.com

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Tim Hernandez Creative Writing Faculty

Poetry, Fiction, Performance Art

Website: timzhernandez.com

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Lee Herrick Creative Writing Faculty

Poetry

Website: www.leeherrick.com

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Patrick Hicks Creative Writing Faculty

Fiction, Poetry

Website: www.patrickhicks.org

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Randa Jarrar Creative Writing Faculty

Fiction

Website: randajarrar.com/

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Lacy M. Johnson Creative Writing Faculty

Creative Non-Fiction


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Christian Kiefer Creative Writing Faculty

Fiction, Poetry, Music

Website: www.xiankiefer.com/

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Paul Lisicky Creative Writing Faculty

Nonfiction, Fiction

Website: http://www.paullisicky.net/

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Rebecca Makkai Creative Writing Faculty

Fiction

Website: rebeccamakkai.com/

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Mike McCormack Creative Writing Editor

Fiction


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Laura McCullough Creative Writing Mentor

Poetry, Creative Non-fiction, Short Fiction

Website: www.lauramccullough.org

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Joanne Meschery Creative Writing Faculty

Fiction


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Peter Mountford Creative Writing Faculty

Fiction

Website: petermountford.com

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April Ossmann Creative Writing Editor

Editing

Website: http://www.aprilossmann.com/

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Gailmarie Pahmeier Creative Writing Faculty

Poetry


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Kristen Radke Creative Writing Editor

Editing, Graphic Communication, Book Design

Website: kristenradtke.comWebsite: www.sarabandebooks.org

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Suzanne Roberts Creative Writing Faculty – Distinguished Writer-in-Residence (2011-2012)

Nonfiction, Poetry

Phone: 775-831-1314 x7538Website: www.suzanneroberts.net

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June Saraceno English Program Chair, Professor

Poetry

Phone: 775-831-1314 x7514Website: www.junesaraceno.com

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Patricia Smith Creative Writing Faculty – Distinguished Writer in Residence (2013 – 2014)

Poetry, Spoken Word

Website: http://www.wordwoman.ws

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Laura Wetherington Instructor

Poetry

Website: http://www.laurawetherington.com

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Steven Woodward Creative Writing Editor

Editing

Website: http://snwoodward.wordpress.com

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