Note: this position has also been posted at CreativeWriting 2011

Emory University Creative Writing Fellowship.Edit

"Two-year fellowship in poetry in lively undergraduate English/Creative Writing Program, beginning fall 2011. Load 2-1, all workshops; $26,000 salary, and health benefits. Required: MFA or Ph.D in last five years, with Creative Writing teaching experience. Desirable: record of publication, and secondary interests, such as creative nonfiction and working in archives. Fellows will give a public reading and have access to the Raymond Danowski Poetry Library, a 75,000-volume rare and modern poetry library housed at Emory."

Deadline: November 17, 2010

Acknowledgment received: Got one in December. Assumed it was a rejection letter. I'm sure there are a 1000 more qualified folks than me, but I got nothing better going on next year now, so this would be sweet, plus my home town!

Request for additional materials:

Rejection (no interview):

MLA or phone interview scheduled:

Rejection (after MLA or phone interview):

Campus interview scheduled:

Rejection (after campus interview):

Offer made: Heard from current fellow yesterday (April 11) that they just selected winners of this fellowship. Presumably offers were accepted.

Assuming this ^ is true, has anyone yet received a rejection notification?

Offer accepted:


Received formal rejection letter in the mail Monday, April 15, 2013.

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