Annaka Saari is the administrative coordinator of Boston University’s Program in Creative Writing. She received her BA from The University of Michigan in 2020 and her MFA in poetry from Boston University in 2021. While at Boston University, she served as a coordinator of the Black Box Reading Series and an editorial assistant for AGNI. She is the recipient of a Florence Engel Randall Graduate Fiction Prize and a Robert Pinsky Global Fellowship.


1375969_10101747931523137_572786727_nCatherine Flora Con is the former administrative coordinator of the Program in Creative Writing at Boston University. A Kundiman Fellow, she received an MFA in fiction from BU in January of 2014.