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Programs and Courses

The CWE coordinates six types of programs and their related courses:

  • Undergraduate Writing Program consists of Expository Writing Courses such as first-year composition (English 101), sophomore composition English 102, and Advanced Composition (English 201).
  • The Creative Writing Program consists of courses in fiction, nonfiction and poetry. The department currently offers an undergraduate major concentration, a minor, and an MFA in creative writing.
  • The Distance Writing Program offers a selection of online expository and professional writing courses for adult learners who may be constrained by time or geographic distance.
  • The WVU Writing Center mission is to help students become better writers. It exists to help students succeed by providing a supportive environment where students can develop knowledge, reflect on their work and build confidence.
Composition & Rhetoric
Creative Writing
Literary and Cultural Studies
Professional Writing and Editing
the WVU Writing Center

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December 6: English 418 Capstone Reading, 5:30 p.m.,130 Colson Hall

March 20: Mary Moore Reading, 7:30 p.m., Robinson Reading Room WVU Downtown Library

April 10: Clare Beams Reading, 7:30 p.m., Robinson Reading Room WVU Downtown Library

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April 27: MFA Reading, 7:30 p.m., Gold Ballroom, WVU Mountainlair