Mr. Pen-demonium writes...
Are there particular MFA programs in the Midwest (for poetry) that
offer an especially high number of workshops as their curriculum?
I want a lot of opportunities to write (and get feedback) and I'm
wondering if you could recommend particular programs with such an
Mr. P, of course there are a few exceptions, but four workshops are pretty standard for most MFA programs. If someone has other information, please do share it here.
Stating the obvious: Programs that last more than two years are more likely to give students additional workshop opportunities. This was the case at UMass when I was there.
A good starting point for programs in the Midwest in general: Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Washington (MO), Minnesota, and Notre Dame. UPDATE: Our reader Dani reminds me to include Purdue. Now I have, and so should you. Thanks Dani.