Readings & Panels
A colloquia series that invites writers to engage the university and community through public performances, discussions, and lectures.
MFA & PhD in Creative Writing
Two nationally ranked graduate programs that support writers of exceptional promise.
Diana L. Bennett Fellows
A nine-month residential fellowship for writers and scholars whose work ranges into international terrain, and who have an ongoing project requiring a period of sustained immersion.
BMI Fellow in Humanistic Studies
A year-long appointment for a senior scholar engaged in research that embodies the humanistic tradition in one or another manifestation.
BMI-COLA Humanities Fellowships
A teaching load reduction award that supports humanistic research by associate and full professors within UNLV’s College of Liberal Arts.
Emerging Writers Series
Annual readings and craft talks from poets and fiction writers.
Alumni Reading Series
Readings by published alumni of the UNLV Creative Writing Program.
City of Asylum Las Vegas
A program that provides shelter in our community to a persecuted writer whose voice is stifled by censorship, or who is living with the threat of imprisonment or assassination.