Apr 3, 2014
Poet Li-Young Lee Reads April 10
Critically acclaimed poet Li-Young Lee comes to campus next week to read from his award-winning poetry as part of the Owens-Walters Reading Series sponsored by NC State’s Creative Writing Program.
Mar 31, 2014
5 Questions With Therese Fowler
New York Times best-selling author Therese Fowler talks about the risks she’s taken in her writing career and how it feels to teach where she used to be a student. Fowler is a featured author at this week's North Carolina Literary Festival.
Sep 13, 2012
Enter Our Statewide Short Story Contest
Are you a writer with a potentially award-winning story? Then enter your idea in the 2012 NC State Short Story Contest, sponsored by the Creative Writing Program.
Aug 30, 2012
Award-Winning CHASS Alumnus Hosts Science Fiction Reading
Andy Duncan, alumnus from the graduate creative writing program, has gone on to win multiple awards including the Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award for best science fiction story of the year. Come hear Duncan read at the Studio Theatre in Thompson Hall on Sept. 12.
Feb 2, 2012
Time to Get Poetic
Think you have a way with words? Compete in the 2012 Statewide Poetry Contest to win bragging rights and a $500 first prize.
Oct 3, 2011
Write and Win
Got a story to tell? Enter it in the creative writing program’s statewide short story contest.
Sep 28, 2011
How do you find up-and-coming writers who will make North Carolina proud? NC State’s creative writing program flushes them out with contests and cash prizes.
Jun 23, 2011
NC State students turned fantasy into reality in the finals of the Disney ImagiNations competition. See how they did it.
Jan 26, 2011
Use Your Poetic License
Forget a penny for your thoughts. How about $500 for your poetry? That's the grand prize in the Creative Writing Program's annual poetry contest.
Mar 23, 2010
One Hot Read
Elisa Lorello discovered a novel way to ignite sales of her books: e-publishing on Kindle. After self-publishing (in the traditional sense) to little fanfare, Lorello - who teaches writing to first-year students in the university's Department of English - headed to Amazon.com and soon found her work on the best-seller list.