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John Sweeney

John Sweeney

Professor

Contact

Professor
English
Office Phone(909) 537-5843
Office LocationUH-401.09

Bio

goes by Chad Sweeney

Education

Ph.D. in English Literature/Poetry/Postcolonial Studies, Western Michigan University (2011). M.F.A. in Creative Writing/Poetry, San Francisco State University (2006). B.A. in English Literature, University of Oklahoma (1993). Study Abroad at La Universidad Catolica de La Paz, Bolivia (1991-1992).

Courses/Teaching

MFA Workshop Poetics of Surrealism Past to Present Literary Publishing: Ghost Town Literary Journal and Pacific Review Expanding the Cannon: New Pedagogy of the Great Women poets of the 20th Century Expanding the Cannon: New Pedagogy of the Poets of Diversity

Research and Teaching Interests

Contemporary poetry, translation, surrealism, postmodernism, community development, poetry performance, creative writing pedagogy and editing/publishing.