Creative Writing Faculty

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Gabrielle Calvocoressi

Assistant Professor and Walker Percy Fellow in Poetry

Poetry, Essays

Michael Chitwood


Poetry Writing Greenlaw 435

Pam Durban

Doris Betts Distinguished Professor of Creative Writing

Fiction Writing Greenlaw 230

Marianne Gingher

Professor of English

Contemporary Novels, Contemporary Short Stories Greenlaw 214

Stephanie Elizondo Griest

Assistant Professor and Margaret R. Shuping Fellow of Creative Nonfiction

Creative Non-fiction, Literary Journalism, Memoir, Travel Writing, Essays Greenlaw 218

Randall Kenan


Greenlaw 313

Michael McFee


Greenlaw 416

Alan R. Shapiro

Kenan Professor of English

Poetry Writing Greenlaw 309

Bland Simpson

Kenan Distinguished Professor of English and Creative Writing

Southern Literature, Americana Music, Writing On The Natural World, Coastal Studies, Playwriting, Songwriting Greenlaw 231

Daniel Wallace

J. Ross MacDonald Distinguished Professor of English

Director of Creative Writing

Fiction Writing Greenlaw 520
Ross White