Creative Writing

Creative Writing (MFA)

Students who enroll in Emerson’s MFA program all share one similar vision—they seek to create a life with writing at its center. Students who are talented, aspiring artists with imaginative literary minds often form connections that continue beyond their time at Emerson.

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Meet the Graduate Program Director

Associate Professor and MA Graduate Program Director Lisa Diercks is a publishing industry veteran who has taught book design and production, magazine design and production, and design software courses at Emerson since 1996. She began her career at Houghton Mifflin/Trade and later established her own design studio.