Lee Alan Bleyer is a DC-based writer and teacher. He has taught writing and literature at the Catholic University of America, the University of Maryland (College Park), the Metropolitan School of Professional Studies, and Trinity (Washington) Univers… More
Originally from small-town Southeast Texas, Natalie Giarratano received her MFA and PhD in creative writing from Western Michigan University. Her first collection of poems, Leaving Clean, won the 2013 Liam Rector First Book Prize (Briery Creek Press,… More
John Kim was born and raised in Dayton, Ohio. He wrote and published cut and paste fanzines in the pre-internet era and was an attorney in Los Angeles for six years prior to enrolling in the MFA program at UC Irvine. His fiction has appeared in The N… More
Michael A. Moreno is a Washington, DC-based writer. He teaches college writing at American University and teaches college, research and business writing at the University of Maryland University College.
His poetry has appeared in the Arkansas Revie… More
Dolen Perkins-Valdez is the author of the New York Times bestselling novel Wench. *USA Today* called the book "deeply moving" and "beautifully written." *People* called it "a devastatingly beautiful account of a cruel past." *O, The Oprah Magazine* c… More
Trisha Reichler joined the College Writing faculty as an adjunct in 2000 and became a full-time instructor in 2003. Her primary area of interest is the tradition and language of nonviolent resistance movements. Prior to teaching at AU, she worked in … More