Phil Mandel

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Creative Writing 2014

×<p>In 2010, Chad Harbach, a novelist and editor at the journal <i>n + 1</i>, published a musing on the ramifications of the rapid expansion of U.S. creative …

Creative writing majors getting rich as demand skyrockets

Rob Steggert, one of thousands of wealthy creative writing majors, driving past his former university in Boulder, Colorado. “Life as a creative …

MFA vs. POC

<i>This is a condensed version of the introduction to “Dismantle: An Anthology of Writing from the VONA/Voices Writing Workshop,” which will be published this week.</i><p>1<p>When I was in my mid-twenties I decided to apply for an MFA in creative writing. Part of it was I wanted to get <i>serious</i> with my …