Creative Writing at Boise State
Undergraduate Creative Writing
An exciting and promising exploration of the fundamentals involved in the creative world of writing. Come study with our award-winning MFA faculty whose publications include prize-winning and internationally bestselling novels, as well as awards and grants that include the Dylan Thomas International Prize, the O. Henry Award, the Pacific Northwest Book Award, the National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, the Whiting Award, the Idaho Book of the Year, the Stegner Fellowship, the Wisconsin Institute Fellowship, and the International Dublin Literary Award (2019). Some of our classes offered are The Writer’s Life, Reading as a Writer, The Writer’s Studio, Fundamentals of Narrative, and The Art of the Sentence. Recent form and theory classes have focused on poetics, graphic novels, speculative fiction, screenwriting, and novel writing. We also offer classes in publishing and editing, where students work on The Idaho Review.