Creative Writing Workshop

The UNO Creative Writing Workshop (CWW) is our resident graduate program in fiction writing, nonfiction writing, poetry writing, play writing and screen writing. Its curriculum requires forty-five credits of graduate work, culminating in a creative thesis and leading to the MFA degree.

Novelist Maurice Ruffin and poet Jericho Brown, both of whom earned an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of New Orleans, are featured in The New York Times.(Photo courtesy of The New York Times)