Creative Writing Offices
245 South River Street 570-408-4527 (T) Email
If these walls could talk…
245 S. River Street is home to Wilkes University’s graduate Creative Writing program, a low-residency M.A. and M.F.A. program that combines online learning with face-to-face residencies. During residencies, students engage in a week of writing gymnastics while sharing ideas with their peers, participating in readings, and conferring with members of the program’s faculty and advisory board.
245 S. River is also home to Etruscan Press, a non-profit cooperative of poets and writers working to produce and promote books that include collections of poetry, novels, short stories, creative nonfiction, criticism and anthologies. Etruscan offers Creative Writing students internships in all aspects of the publishing world.
245 is also home to SenArt Films Wilkes-Barre field office. SenArt is an independent film company that has produced feature films and documentaries such as The Station Agent, Bonneville, Fog of War, The War Tapes and Stevie. SenArt’s home base is in New York City.