I came to cc with a phd in medieval and renaissance literature and an ma in creative writing-poetry, and i now teach mainly creative writing and poetry classes, with the occasional shakespeare course thrown in i've recently co- developed and co-taught, with kathy giuffre in the sociology department, a course called. She has taught writing and literature at queens college, suny's fashion institute of technology, and the humboldt university in berlin she holds a ba in german language and literature from oberlin college and an mfa in creative writing and literary translation from queens college, cuny she is based in berlin. Each year our reading series brings a diverse group of poets, fiction writers, and nonfiction writers to the department ateneo de manila university press (in the philippines), boa editions, four way books, new issues press, oberlin college press, ohio state university press, and the university of wisconsin press--again,. Research twentieth-century american poetry lyric technology and literature popular song interested in english explore the major and minor see the campus visit a&s support the department give to english the college of arts sciences faculty undergraduate courses creative writing. Dan chaon, pauline delaney professor, program director kazim ali, associate professor of creative writing and comparative literature jessica grim, lecturer bernard matambo, assistant professor shane mccrae, assistant professor lynn powell, visiting assistant professor david walker, professor of english.
He is professor of english and of african and african american studies at washington university in st louis, where he also teaches in the creative writing program chaon lives in cleveland, ohio, and teaches at oberlin college, where he is the pauline m delaney professor of creative writing www danchaoncom. Professor pinckney benedict phone: 6184536826 email: [email protected] office: faner, room 2244 pinckney benedict grew up on his family's dairy farm in he has taught on the creative writing faculties of, among others, oberlin college, the ohio state university, west virginia university, warren wilson college,. Julie schumacher graduated from oberlin college and from cornell university with an mfa in fiction her first published story, “reunion,“ written to fulfill an undergraduate writing assignment, was reprinted in the best american short stories 1983 subsequent stories were published in the atlantic, ms, minnesota monthly. Please note: crwr 201 and all 300-level workshops, numbered 310 and above, are by application only a work sample must be submitted with the application registration for these workshops will not be available until the add/drop period courses requiring applications for spring 2016: 201, 310, 317, 320,.
Faculty brian's fiction, creative nonfiction, and poetry have appeared in story, ocean state review, numero cinq, crazyhorse, grain, gulf coast, kinesis, the barcelona review, mid-american review, salt hill, gulf stream, river city, runes, the he is the current director of creative writing at purdue university. Dennis-benn has an mfa in creative writing from sarah lawrence college where she teaches as a visiting faculty in the mfa fiction program minute ( winner of the poets out loud prize from fordham university press), stubborn ( winner of the field prize from oberlin college press), and start (oberlin college press. After the 18-year slog that is getting into college and the price tag accompanying the prize, you would think you'd gain access to the full collegiate oyster: sylvia watanabe, chairwoman of oberlin's creative writing department, says this in defense of selectivity: “we can't accommodate the many students.
Hope n coulter director of hendrix murphy programsassistant professor of english-creative writing ab, harvard university, 1982 mfa, queens university of elizabeth rogers, 2016- murphy visiting fellow in language and literature, english-creative writing ba, oberlin college, 2007 mfa, cornell university. Department overview oberlin's creative writing program is one of few in the country that offers a major at the undergraduate level established here in 1975 by poet and translator stuart friebert, creative writing is an intense and rigorous course of study that provides instruction, studio training, and coursework in six genres:. I've written a list of the 10 best colleges for creative writers, based on my own highly idiosyncratic metrics: accomplished professors, famous alumni, environments a quirky, artsy, intellectual haven of socially, politically, and environmentally conscious students, oberlin offers a creative writing major.