Master Classes and Symposia
Each semester the Kratz Center for Creative Writing works with professors from the English Department and other programs like the Peace Studies Department to host visits by professional writers to creative writing workshops where they share vital issues of craft and publication.
Visiting writers for master classes have included Eleanor Wilner, Larry Doyle, Jake Adam York, Glen Retief, CA Conrad, Michael Downs, David Ebenbach, and Elissa Schappel.
Some visiting writers for master classes are Goucher College alumnae/i.
Eleanor Kratz Denoon (1915 - 2010)
The founding donor of the Kratz Center for Creative Writing was Eleanor Kratz Denoon, class of 1936. She was a tireless champion of literature, a lifelong advocate for peace, and a beloved alumna of Goucher College.