Binghamton Center for Writers

Binghamton Center for Writers

The Binghamton Center for Writers is a State University of New York Organized Research Center associated with our Creative Writing Program. While academic courses are handled through the English Department, the Center for Writers cultivates an active community of writers through extracurricular offerings such as the Distinguished Writers series, Binghamton Poetry Project, Harpur Palate, Common Ground student reading series, Pedagogy Talks, Creative Writing Mentorship Program, Social Networks, faculty and alumni readings, student awards for creative writers, and other opportunities.

Creative Writing Programs

Creative Writing Events Distinguished Writers
HARPUR PALATE Binghamton Poetry Project
COMMON GROUND Creative Writing Mentorship
PEDAGOGY TALKS Social Networks
Creative Writing Awards


Binghamton Center for Writers:
Department of English, General Literature and Rhetoric
Binghamton University – State University of New York
Library North, 1149
Binghamton, NY 13902-6000

  • Creative Writing program inquiries can be directed to Jamey McDermott, Assistant to the Director of Creative Writing:
  • Undergraduate Creative Writing registration inquiries can be directed to Donna Berg, Undergraduate Administrative Assistant:
  • Graduate Creative Writing registration inquiries can be directed to Toni Roberts, Graduate Administrative Assistant:

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