Ucla english creative writing

Widely recognized as one of the leading departments in the nation, English at UCLA has long been known for its innovative research and excellence in teaching Creative Writing - Department of English UCLA

UCLA English professors, Justin Torres and Rafael Pérez-Torres participate in panel to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Gil Cuadros' City of God. City of God is rooted in the lived experience of its Angeleno author and is acknowledged to be among the first literary works to document AIDS through the eyes of a poz queer Latinx writer and artist.

The English 10 Series is a foundation for your study of English Literature at UCLA. This yearlong series is a survey of major writers and genres, with emphasis on tools for literary analysis such as close reading, argumentation, historical and social context, and critical writing.


 · The UCLA English department is doubling-down on the right-brain mentality of undergrads. Starting in Fall 2016, non-English majors will for the first time be able to enroll in a creative writing course — specifically a general education introductory class — currently under construction and to be taught by UCLA professor and acclaimed novelist Mona Simpson, and newly hired head of creative ...

English M138 is a variable topics workshop, and the focus of the course changes according to the interest and expertise of the instructor. Q: Do I have to be an English major or minor to take a creative writing workshop? A: No, all majors and minors are welcome to apply. Q: How does enrollment work for creative writing workshops? A: During the ...

Develop professional creative writing skills in multiple genres of interest including poetry, creative nonfiction, fiction, and more with our 21-unit Certificate in Creative Writing. This customizable program culminates in a capstone project where you'll make significant progress on a polished collection of work.