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Emory University, Oxford College - Virtual Event | Writers' Workshop Professor, Margot Livesey in conversation with Dr. Tameka Cage Conley
Congratulations to former visiting faculty member Joy Williams! Winner of the 2021 Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction
The American Academy of Arts and Letters has honored five University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop graduates and a former visiting faculty member with its 2021 awards!
Congratulations to the 2021 Guggenheim Fellows, including those with Iowa connections: Sandra Lim, Stephen Kuusisto, Tracie Morris, Alexander Chee, and Tayari Jones!
Mindy Kaling to Adapt Iowa Writers' Workshop alum Sanjena Sathian's Book "Gold Diggers" for TV. "It was surreal to be told by my agent that we had a phone call scheduled and Mindy was going to be on the call."
Award-winning author Yaa Gyasi received her MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop in 2014.
Literary Translation MFA
The Literary Translation MFA has long been an integral part of the conversation about writing at Iowa.
Carmen Maria Machado in conversation with Garth Greenwell
Listen to this archive of a 2019 conversation between authors Carmen Maria Machado and Garth Greenwell.
"I do not in fact know what I would have done, or who I would have been as an adult if I hadn’t lived in and around Iowa City"
- Jane Smiley, Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (1992)