Creative Writing

Name Title Email Phone
Susann Cokal Associate Professor (804) 828-1331
Gretchen Comba Teaching Associate Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies (804) 828-1331
Gregory Donovan Professor (804) 828-4468
Lina Maria Ferreira
Assistant Professor (804) 827-8334
Kathleen Graber Associate Professor (804) 828-9588
Sonja Livingston Assistant Professor (804) 827-8326
Clint McCown Professor
Director of the MFA (804) 827-8315
Hanna Pylväinen Assistant Professor (804) 827-8329
David Wojahn Professor (804) 828-4462

Upcoming Deadlines

Classes Begin
AUGUST 23, 2018

Add/Drop Deadline
AUGUST 29, 2018

Graduation Application Deadline

Fall Break
OCTOBER 18-21, 2018

Course Withdrawal Deadline
NOVEMBER 2, 2018

Last Day of Classes
DECEMBER 8, 2018



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British Virginia is a VCU-hosted series of scholarly editions of documents touching on the colony. These texts range from the 16th and 17th-century literature of English exploration to the 19th-century writing of loyalists and other Virginians who continued to identify with Great Britain. Editions appear principally in digital form, freely downloadable. 

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