Teachers of Recent Short Courses
These writers have taught and will be teaching short courses in creative writing at Grinnell:
Fall 2012, Jeff Porter; Radio Days: New Media Writing and the Art of Sound, Saugata Bhaduri; From Theory to Post-Theory and Sam Tanenhaus; The Writer in the World
Spring 2013, Gandhi: Yogi, Hero or Activist?; Dobe/Kapila
Spring 2012, advanced fiction: novelist Kevin Brockmeier, winner of the O. Henry Award and National Endowment for the Arts fellow.
Fall 2011, non-fiction writer Jeff Porter
Spring 2011, poet Richard Kenney, Guggenheim and Macarthur fellow.
Spring 2010, novelist Paul Harding, winner of the Pulitzer Prize.
Fall 2008, poet and non-fiction writer Steve Kuusisto
Spring 2008, poet and non-fiction writer Steve Kuusisto
Fall 2007, poet Tessa Rumsey, winner of the Barnard Women Poets Prize.
Spring 2007, poet Marvin Bell, Guggenheim and National Endowments for the Arts fellow.
Spring 2006, poet Emily Wilson, National Endowment for the Arts Fellow.
Fall 2005, novelist Kevin Brockmeier
Spring 2005, novelist James Hynes
Spring 2003, poet Cole Swensen
Fall 2002, novelist Chris Offutt, Guggenheim fellow.