Welcome to the Department of English at Rutgers University

Writers House is an undergraduate learning community at Rutgers University-New Brunswick.  Writers House provides a gateway to the experience of creativity and serves as a laboratory for developing expression in all the media of the twenty-first century. At Writers House, students can work on poetry, fiction, drama, creative nonfiction, autobiography, grantwriting, nature writing, and screenwriting. They can also collaborate on documentary filmmaking, multimedia composition, and web design. The goal of Writers House is to give our students direct access to writing’s constructive powers. 

The entrance to Writers House has no doors. 
All are welcome.

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