The conference gathered in Florence, Italy, in,and Degree candidates set their own pace to earn a 9-course MA in two to five years, with accelerated and extended options available.
The Advanced Creative Writing course requires a meeting with the course instructor, Amy Eisner to discuss enrollment in this class. Meanwhile, our fiction alumni have founded or work on the editorial staffs of many online or print literary journals, including Potomac Review, Baltimore Review, The Doctor T.
Fiction for Young Readers This course covers fiction for children through young adults.
The result: Our fiction students and alumni have published dozens of novels and scores of short stories, won local, regional, and national awards, and become literary editors, writing teachers, or television writers.
The writing faculty includes published poets, novelists, memoirists, and critics.
She now teaches fiction in the Writing Program. Our faculty, who handle diverse styles and forms in their own writing and editing, are open to all approaches, including literary genre fiction and young adult literature.
Besides craft elements such as character, plot, voice, and humor, the course addresses professional issues such as markets, agents, and reader age groups. Students use exercises to strengthen their own voices. In recent years, MICA students have taken literary internships at Baltimore non-profits and magazines, and have won fellowships for writing residencies.