Iowa Writer's Workshop

The Program Era Project (PEP)
2020 Post45 Data Collective  
The Program Era Project (PEP) has assembled three related datasets of information on the Iowa Writers' Workshop (IWW). The first two datasets include the thesis and matriculation records of the IWW from the first creative thesis submitted in 1941 until Spring 2014. These data were initially derived from University of Iowa Library catalog records of MFA theses. Additional data (primarily genre and advisor) were filled in by checking bound copies of theses held in the University Archives. Also
more » ... luded are small number (~1.5% of total) of BA records from other institutions for early faculty and additional degrees earned at Iowa by IWW grads and faculty (e.g., several IWW graduates also have Nonfiction Writing Program MFAs).
doi:10.18737/cnjv1733p4520210415 fatcat:hyxaytbl2zb4xjolrtv32mq4y4