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Fourth year English student Maya Chorney discusses why she chose Carleton’s English program and its Creative Writing concentration. Known for intimate writing workshops, a supportive student and faculty community, and opportunities to build your portfolio, the program is helping Maya hone her skills as a budding novelist.

Annual Creative Writing Competitions