F283. Racing Creative Writing: Pedagogy and Practice
Friday, April 10, 2015
4:30 pm to 5:45 pm
Metta Sáma is author of Nocturne Trio and South of Here. Her work has been published in bluestem, Drunken Boat, fringe, Pyrta, Rattle Reverie, and Sententia, among others. Sáma is assistant professor and director of creative writing at Salem College and director of the Center for Women Writers.
Rae Paris is an NEA fellow whose work appears in Guernica, Hobart, Pulp, Feminist Studies, and other journals. She is assistant professor of creative writing at Michigan State University.
Tracie Morris is a poet, performer, vocalist, and scholar with an MFA in poetry from Hunter College, a PhD in performance studies from New York University, and British classical acting training from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. She is professor of performance and performance studies at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York.
Racquel Goodison is an assistant professor of English at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY. She has been a resident at Yaddo and the Saltonstall Arts Colony as well as a recipient of the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice Lesbian Writers' Fund grant and a scholarship to the Fine Arts Works Center in Provincetown.