Nonfiction Writing Program

Our Faculty

Every year, the Nonfiction Writing Program is led by a mix of distinguished regular and visiting faculty. 

2016-2017 Faculty

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Megan Daum, John D'Agata, Patricia Foster, Kerry Howley, Inara Verzemnieks, Jeff Porter, Richard Preston, Bonnie Sunstein

 

Recent Visiting Professors

visiting professors

Geoff Dyer, Mary Ruefle, Lia Purpura, Bernard Cooper, Honor Moore, Donald Morrill, Xu Xi, and others.

 

Recent Visiting Writers

visiting writers

short-term faculty who offer readings, Q&As, and day-long master classes

John McPhee, Vivian Gornick, John Jeremiah Sullivan, Rebecca Solnit, Maggie Nelson, Wayne Koestenbaum, David Rakoff, Phillip Lopate, Lauren Slater, Donovan Hohn, Gretel Ehrlich, David Shields, Richard Rodriguez, John Edgar Wideman, Cheryl Strayed, Michael Silverblatt, Joe Wenderoth, Jenny Boully, Terry Tempest Williams, Ander Monson, Lawrence Weschler, Eula Biss, Pico Iyer, Patricia Hampl, Jo Ann Beard, Eliot Weinberger, David Lazar, Hope Edelman, Jill Bialosky, Allison Bechdel, Dorothy Wickendon, Jeff Sharlet, Margo Jefferson, and others.

 

Recent Editorial Visits

editorial posts

short-term visits by editors offering Q&As, master classes, and manuscript consultations

The New Yorker, W.W. Norton, GQ, Graywolf Press, Harper’s, New Letters, Coffee House Press, Hotel Amerika, Sarabande Books, Farrar, Straus, & Giroux, University of Nebraska Press, Found, The Rumpus, Seneca Review, BuzzFeed, and elsewhere.