Edgar brown received his bfa in furniture design and master in art education from rit he has alexia lafortune, ma, developmental clinical psychology, mari, fami, is a creative arts therapist, writing coach, and screenwriter she is caren pita holds a mfa in creative writing, fiction, from george mason university. Leah is currently at work on a phd in creative writing and literature at the university of southern california, where she is the annenberg fellow in fiction she also holds an international mfa from the university of nevada, las vegas, where she was deputy editor of the literary journal witness, and a bfa in writing from. Of all the institutions surveyed, these are the best colleges for creative writing degree programs and similar majors methodology additional info click here for free info about george mason university the bfa may have additional requirements when it comes to exploring and practicing a variety of literary techniques. Hello, my name is haley chung and i'm a senior pursuing a bfa in creative writing with a concentration in poetry i'm working with professor and poet, susan tichy on my senior thesis which is comprised of a twenty poem manuscript and a number of close readings on poems from published writers. Assignments include writing exercises and original works of poetry and fiction may also include drama or creative nonfiction includes reading assignments in covered genres, and may include oral presentations or in-class performance original student work read and discussed in class and conference with instructor. Honors college advisor: dean burr ([email protected] to make appointment) english department academic coordinator: laura scott ([email protected]) bfa admissions: a student intending to enter creative writing bfa program should designate a major in english and complete english major courses before attempting.
Communication [ba concentrations: interpersonal and organizational communication, journalism, media production and criticism, political communication, public relations] [ma concentration: science communication] # # community college education # creative writing [bfa concentrations: fiction,. Creative writing at mason located just outside washington, dc, the creative writing program at mason offers both mfa and bfa degrees to students. Stillhouse authors douglas r dechow, carmen gillespie, and anna leahy, with acquisitions editor, marcos l martínez at george mason university's 2017 fall for she is working on a collection of linked short stories and is a fiction candidate in george mason university's creative writing bfa program.
Degrees offered: b a, b f a art and visual technology with concentration in graphic design, new media b f a computer game design m f a with foundation coursework in studio fundamentals, drawing, figure drawing, art history, aesthetics, writing for artists and critical theory in the visual arts. Combined workshop and studio course in technological and aesthetic issues of reading and writing hypermedia texts with emphasis on poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, mixed genre, drama, or performance explores how genre meets hypertext and hypermedia in original creative work includes techniques in authoring. As a washington, dc area professional, interdisciplinary school that melds theory with practice, the schar school of policy and government at george mason university prepares undergraduate and graduate students to be leaders and managers who solve problems and advance the public good in all sectors and levels of.
The bachelor of fine arts in creative writing is one of only thirty bfas in creative writing available nationwide with three concentrations to choose from—fiction, poetry, nonfiction—the bfa is structured to give students ample opportunity to learn to write and think creatively while also developing the vocational writing skills. Scott martin photo courtesy of george mason university creative services scott: the mason computer game design program combines the study of the sciences and the arts, and offers a project-based, team-based undergraduate bfa curriculum primarily taught by game industry professionals our ma. The department of english offers a bachelor of fine arts in creative writing, one of only 30 bfas in creative writing nationwide with three concentrations to choose from (fiction, poetry, nonfiction), the bfa is structured to give students ample opportunity to learn to write and think creatively while also developing vocational. Mfa graduates who are able to teach creative writing courses appear more satisfied than those leading composition courses andrew mcfayden call began teaching freshman and sophomores in the fall of 2011, three years after graduating from the george mason mfa program during that time he.
Jessica is a recent graduate of george mason university with a bfa in theater, and a minor in english: creative writing her current writing project is titled the book of trinity, which explores modern paganism, the mythology of the goddess lilith, and angel of death sightings when she isn't surrounded by the organized. George mason university, located in fairfax, virginia, united states, is the largest public research university in the commonwealth of virginia mason is recognized for its programs in economics, law, creative writing, computer science, and busine. Sabera akhter earned a bfa in creative writing from george mason university and a diploma in arabic from bayyinah institute she worked non-professionally as an editor for three years with an organization that encouraged young adults in her minority community to take up the art of creative writing she has received.