Creative Writing at Amherst

March 27, 2019

In this interview, Judith Franktalks about what it takes to succeed as a writer and touches on what students can expect from the creative writing program at Amherst College. [transcript]

About Creative Writing at Amherst

Creative Writing Center

The Creative Writing Center brings together faculty from various academic departments to provide courses in the writing of fiction, poetry, plays, non-fictional prose and translation.

A map of the Amherst College campus

Literary Amherst Tour

From Johnson Chapel to the Robert Frost’s statue to Emily Dickinson’s home, take a walking tour of our scenic campus to discover Amherst’s rich literary tradition.