The Desert Nights, Rising Stars
Writers Conference

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MFA Presenters

The talented students of Arizona State University

In addition to conference faculty and fellows, the Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference features sessions from current MFA students as part of our larger partnership with the Creative Writing program at Arizona State University.  

MFA Presenters for the 2020 Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference will be announced in Winter of 2019. 

In the meantime, you can meet past MFA presenters,  view the schedule, or learn more about the conference. You can also meet faculty or fellows.

Interested in presenting at the 2020 Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference? Current graduate students in ASU's Creative Writing Program will receive more information via email in Fall of 2019. For more information, please contact Education Programs Manager Felicia Zamora at felicia.zamora@asu.edu