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Instructor
English
College of Arts and Sciences
Courses Taught 
ENGL 386 Creative Writing: Fiction I
Core Composition, Text off the Page
Graduate Fiction Workshop, The Art of the Novel Query
Intro to Editing and Publishing, Submission Bootcamp
Research Interests 
Creative Writing, Experimental Fiction, The Contemporary Short Story, The Novel, The Personal Essay, Fragmented Narratives, The Pragmatics of Editing and Publishing
Education 

MFA  School of the Art Institute

Selected Publications 

The Grip of It,  Farrar, Strauss, and Giroux, novel,  forthcoming 2017
My Only Wife, Dzanc Books (award winning)
A Different Bed Every Time,  Dzanc Books, story collection
This Stranger She'd Invited In,  Greying Ghost Press, chapbook

Additional Information 

Completed writer's residencies at The Danish Center for Writers and Translators, Ragdale, Vermont Studio Center, Thicket, The Rensing Center, and VCCA.

Arts and Sciences

Contact Us at the English Department

T (773) 442-5810

t-scherman@neiu.edu

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