A Conversation with Cecilia Woloch
Cecilia Woloch, one of our essayists from the "How We Teach" issue, tracks down a student from her past. Hear what she has to say about the relationship we have to those whom we write about.
A Conversation with Margaret Downey
The winner of Creative Nonfiction's "How We Teach" essay contest discusses her first teaching experience and the lessons she learned from it.
We're excited to welcome the newest member of the Creative Nonfiction team. more
There's something about focusing on the basics that can inspire innovation and transformation
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Andrew Maynard—young, directionless, sort of a screw-up—shadows his lawyer father during the final appeals process for a notorious murderer... more
Creative Writing & Addiction
Are MFA programs too insulated?
An interview with Ted Conover
Serial immersionist Ted Conover on the connections between anthropology and journalism; knowing when to resist digression; and the importance of writing “across the aisle.”
Submit your real-life Frankenstein story by Monday, April 17th. $15,000 in prizes to be awarded! more
A brain tumor upends a young couple's expectations for their life together and reveals how incredibly fragile our identities are. more