Alum interview with Marie Leofeli Barlizo, MFA ’13
Marie Leofeli Barlizo is a Filipino-Chinese playwright from Montreal. She is the playwriting mentor at Black Theatre Workshop's Artist Mentorship Program and an instructor at the National Theatre School.
UBC Creative Writing hires first tenure-track faculty member in graphic forms
The School of Creative Writing welcomes cartoonist and educator Sarah Leavitt to its faculty as an assistant professor specializing in graphic forms. Leavitt is the School’s first tenure-track faculty member in this genre.
Award-winning speculative fiction author Nalo Hopkinson joins UBC
Award-winning speculative fiction author Nalo Hopkinson has joined the School of Creative Writing as a professor. She will teach courses in speculative fiction and will also work to establish a centre for the Black Speculative Imagination.