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The mission of the Creative Writing Department is to make our writers attentive readers of the literatures of the world and socially aware members of society, who can use writing for self-expression, explorations of the possibilities of the medium, as well as in service of social causes and concerns.

News & Announcements

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Professor Michael David Lukas Receives Marcus Early Career Research Award

In its second year, the College of Liberal & Creative Arts’ Marcus Early Career Research Award will help five faculty members complete their book and film projects that explore social-justice i

Tltotlo Tsamaase Visits, Free March 3rd to CW Faculty and Students

You are invited to join us for a special visit from Tltotlo Tsamaase, who will be Zooming in from Botswana, at 7 p.m.

Creative Writing Celebrates Scholarship Winners for Fall 2020!

Creative Writing Fall 2020 Scholarship Winners

Creative Writing Professor: ‘I Will Keep Fighting, I Will Keep Writing’

In New England Review Q&A, Assistant Professor May-lee Chai discussed determined strength of women, writing as anti-racism tool.

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Contact Us

Creative Writing Department
San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Avenue
Humanities Building, Room 573

Phone: (415) 338-1891
Email: cwriting@sfsu.edu
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.