Congratulations, Michener Center for Writers Class of 2024!

The Michener Center celebrated the Class of 2024 at graduation events this past Friday and Saturday, April 26th & 27th, 2024.

This year’s Fiction graduates include Eileen Sungyoo Chong, Sophia Emmons-Bell, Stephanie Malia Morris, Gracie Newman, Lara Palmqvist, and Frankie Zwick. Poetry graduates include Alfredo Aguilar, Janna Coleman, Gabriel Fine, Gabrielle Rajerison, Paul S. Ukrainets, and Xiao Yumi.

On Friday evening, graduates and their loved ones enjoyed our annual Graduation Dinner, which takes place on the lawn of the historic J. Frank Dobie House, home to the Michener Center.

On Saturday, they read their work to a packed theatre of current MCW students, faculty, alumni, family, & friends at the UT Harry Ransom Center.