Creative writing news

Creative Writing Professor Beth Nguyen’s essay “Apparent,” first published in The Paris Review, was selected for inclusion in The Best American Essays 2021, edited by Kathryn Schulz, out this week.

The National Book Foundation has recognized Assistant Professor Dantiel Moniz and current Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing Fellow Claire Luchette as 2 of their “5 under 35” honorees. Five young fiction writers are selected every year for their current success and future potential by past National Book Award Winners and Finalists or previous 5 under 35 Honorees. Congratulations to both!