Adjunct Professor, Writing (1996). BA, 1968, Michigan State University; MFA, 1992, Vermont College. Books: Lucky in the Corner; Seven Moves; Aquamarine. Publications: Best American Short Stories; Village Voice Literary Supplement. Awards: National Book Critics Circle Citation for Excellence in Reviewing; NEA Grant; Illinois Arts Council Fellowship; Carl Sandburg Award; Society of Midland Authors Award; Ferro-Grumley Award.

Experience at SAIC

As I am a painter as well as a writer, I thrive in the cross-pollinating atmosphere at SAIC.

Personal Statement

I am currently working on a new novel and a new story.

Current Interests

Better writers and painters than I am.


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