Master of Fine Arts
The school offers a student-focused program, we combine the best of traditional workshop and leading-edge pedagogy. Our literary cross-training offers opportunities in a broad range of genres including fiction, poetry, screenplay, podcasting, video game writing and graphic novel.
We strive to create a dynamic and inclusive environment that encourages artistic experimentation and community building. We’re extremely proud of the national and international literary achievements of our many graduates, as well as their generous contributions to the greater creative community.
|Belcourt, Billy-Ray||Fiction; Nonfiction; Poetry|
|Hopkinson, Noelle||Creative writing, n.e.c.; Humanities and the arts; Creative Writing: Speculative Ficton, Fantasy, Science Fiction, especially Other Voices|
|Leavitt, Sarah||Autobiographical comics; Formal experimentation in comics; Comics pedagogy|
|Lee, Nancy||Fiction; Creative Writing|
|Lyon, Annabel||50th Anniversary of Creative Writing, fiction, creative writing|
|Maillard, Keith||Fiction, poetry|
|Medved, Maureen||Fiction, writing for screen|
|Ohlin, Alix||Fiction; Screenwriting; Environmental writing|
|Pohl-Weary, Emily||Fiction; Writing for Youth|
|Svendsen, Linda||Fiction, television|
|Taylor, Timothy||fiction and nonfiction|
|Wade, Bryan||Stageplay, radio drama|
Three comics writers on collaborating with artists; an anthology editor on creating an Eisner-winning collection; a cartoonist on building a career that includes cartoons for the New Yorker! Join us on Zoom for this special three session series. Open to all UBC Creative Writing students, faculty...
Three cartoonists, an agent and a publisher! Come hear from engaging speakers at the centre of Canada’s comics world. Everyone is welcome, whether you’re a comics student or not. Join us on Zoom for this special three session series. Open to all Creative Writing students, faculty,...
We’re pleased to participate in the 2021 Vancouver Writers Fest with an exciting event planned on Thursday, October 21. This year’s festival features faculty members and alumni speaking on a variety of issues topical to writers today. PROGRAM-SPONSORED EVENT UBC Creative Writing: Night...