University of Mississippi

News and Announcements

We welcome our INCOMING MFA CLASS OF 2017

Poets James Ardis  from Fayetteville, AR; Molly Brown from Amherst, VA; Jeffrey Lance from Lubbock, TX, and Maggie Woodward from Owensboro, KY;

Fiction writers Matt Kessler from Chicago, IL; Sam Milligan from Benton, IL; Gothataone Moeng from Serowe, Botswana, and Ashley Mullins  from Leslie, KY.

Here are some photos from our Aug. 16 Welcome Party!



Former MFA, Michael Shea, receives US Fulbright Student Award

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Graduate School’s Diversity Award

On behalf of the MFA program, Professor Beth Ann Fennelly is proud to accept the award from Dean John Kiss at this year’s commencement.


English Department honors creative writers with writing awards.

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MFA Alumni Jake Rubin and M.O. Walsh in Graduate Student Spotlight.

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