During each fall residency, two academic courses connect UI students with the IWP writers: the undergraduate-level International Literature Today (181:191 / IWP: 3191), and the graduate-level International Translation Workshop (181: 205 / IWP:5205). Check ISIS for additional fall and spring courses.
In collaboration with academic institutions and literary communities worldwide, the IWP Distance Learning Program offers English-language courses centered around the theme of creative writing. Along with MOOCs, which are free and open to anyone who wishes to take them, the DL Program offers various online exchanges and open-application courses. For more information, please visit the Distance Learning page.
Roua SGHAIER's (BTL '11) The Memory of the Pavement was honored with the 2015 Arab Creativity Award in Literature.