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Film Studies
A program that offers a series of diverse courses on the history, theory, and aesthetics of film, video, photography, and new media. Connect with a program to pursue a major, a minor, or a graduate certificate.
Literature
A program committed to imaginative interdisciplinary and theoretical engagement with anglophone literatures in all their historical, formal, generic, and global diversity.
Composition
An environment that fosters writing as an act of critical inquiry, informed conversation, and creative expression addressing questions of personal and civic consequence.
Writing
A community of established and beginning writers engaged in the reading and writing of poetry, fiction and nonfiction and committed to the art and craft of storytelling in all its forms.

News & Events

Jan16
501G Cathedral of Learning Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 4:00pm
Jan18
Heinz Memorial Chapel Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 7:30pm

Feb14
Frick Fine Arts Auditorium (room 125) Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 8:30pm

Hannah Tinti is the co-founder and executive editor of the literary journal One Story for which she received the PEN/Nora Magid Award

Mar22
Frick Fine Arts Auditorium (room 125) Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 8:30pm

Award-winning journalist Margo Jefferson is a former theater critic and book reviewer for The New York Times, where she received the

Apr05
Frick Fine Arts Auditorium (room 125) Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 7:00pm

Homecoming: Pitt MFA Alumni Poets. Jennifer Kwon Dobbs is the author of Paper Pavilion, a recipient of the White Pine Press Poetry