The Stanford English department has a long tradition of training the next generation of scholars to become leaders in academia and related fields. Our Ph. Fusing deep attention to literary history with newer approaches to media, technology, and performance, our department carefully mentors students in both scholarship and pedagogy through close interaction with faculty. Our location on the edge of the Pacific and at the heart of Silicon Valley encourages expansive, entrepreneurial thinking about the interpenetration of arts and sciences.
Both the MFA students in Literary Translation and those interested in translation as part of their writing life benefit from the creative commons that gets created when translators, poets, fiction and nonfiction writers, playwrights, and literary scholars work together in shared purpose. From the beginning of the Iowa Translation Workshop in , graduate students have incorporated training in Literary Translation into their MA, MFA or PhD programs; this certificate program will provide them with coherent coursework and formal recognition for their accomplishments. Only students in good standing with in their degree programs are eligible to pursue the certificate. An approved Plan of Study must include at least 15 s. Translation workshops and coursework in translation theory are central to the graduate certificate program since they are essential to the training of literary translators. The certificate students will enroll in a combination of the following courses:. For more information, contact Aron Aji aron-aji uiowa.
PhD in Creative Writing
Created in by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, the M. The Master of Fine Arts Degree in Creative Writing in Spanish is a fully-funded 2-year program of 48 credits, which culminates in the submission of a creative thesis a book of poetry, a novel, a collection of stories, a non-fiction book, a hybrid book and the awarding of a Master of Fine Arts Degree. The Department is committed to providing financial aid to the M. Our primary means of financial support is through teaching assistantships awarded competitively. The typical appointment is for a half-time teaching assistantship , for which the teaching responsibilities are two sections each semester of Elementary or Intermediate Spanish in the General Education Program in Spanish Language.
Apply Now. The Certificate in Creative Writing offers an innovative, collaborative course of study for those who have always wanted to unlock their creativity. Each online course is designed as a workshop in which you explore new ideas, tackle new writing tools, generate original insights and discover your own powers of expression.