UNCG MFA Alumni Spotlights

Alumni from the MFA Writing Program at Greensboro have gone on to teach or direct writing programs at such places as Clemson University, Colorado State University, Cornell University, Florida State University, the University of Vermont, and the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Graduates have continued their literary careers with a variety of awards, including the Pulitzer Prize and the Kingsley-Tufts Poetry Award, and numerous grants including those from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Rockefeller Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Over the years, alumni have produced a long and distinguished list of the publications.

Jen Julian
Meadville, PA
Leslie Youngblood
Rochester, NY
Jamey Bradbury
Anchorage, AK
Gretchen Comba
Richmond, VA
Kat Meads
Bay Area, CA
Ethan Hauser
New York, NY
Greg Shemkovitz
Greensboro, NC
James Hill
Greensboro, NC
Travis Mulhauser
Durham, NC
Mark Beaver
Atlanta, GA
Elizabeth Gentry
Knoxville, TN
Andrew Meredith
Venice, CA
Keith Morris
Clemson, SC
Warren Rochelle
Fredericksburg, VA
Melissa Wiley
La Mesa, CA
George Singleton
Spartanburg, SC
Tim Sandlin
Jackson Hole, WY
Jack Riggs
Atlanta, GA
Drew Perry
Greensboro, NC
Kelly Link
Northampton, MA
Rowan Jacobsen
East Calais, VT
Quinn Dalton
Greensboro, NC
Lynne Barrett
Miami, FL
Julianna Baggott
Amherst, MA
Steve Almond
Boston, MA