We’re pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2015 Academic Year for the Optional Residency MFA Program. This innovative online MFA degree allows students to study creative writing at UBC from anywhere in the world, on their own schedule. Apply here.
We’re delighted to announce our 2014/15 undergraduate course offerings in Creative Writing. Complete course listings and descriptions can be found on our expanded course descriptions page.
We offer a comprehensive selection of writing courses:
- Introduction to Creative Writing
- Writing for Children & Young Adults
- Creative Non-Fiction
- Graphic Forms (including graphic novels, manga and comics)
- New Media
- Comedy Writing
- Lyric Forms (songwriting)
Read more on our course descriptions page.
We’re delighted to welcome Karen Solie and Ken Babstock as visiting writers in residence for the 2014-15 academic year. Both poets have the distinction of winning the prestigious Griffin Poetry Prize as well as numerous other honours for their writing. They will be sharing the teaching of CRWR 501, Graduate Poetry (Wednesdays 10am-12pm). Ken Babstock will teach for term 1 and Karen Solie for term 2.