ARCHIVED: Writing Program Featured in Poets & Writers

“Workshop: A Revolution of Sensiblilty” by Jane Ciabattari, published in the January/February issue of Poets & Writers, discusses the evolution of undergraduate creative writing degrees in America, and highlights how three colleges, including Sarah Lawrence, have worked to develop their writing programs over several decades.

The article features an interview with Mary LaChapelle, director of Sarah Lawrence College’s graduate program in fiction, and outlines the College’s values, history, and unique pedagogy. It also recognizes members of the faculty, past and present, as well as alumnae/i, who are acclaimed writers.