Amy CatanzanoAmy Catanzano

Assistant Professor in Creative Writing

Poet-in-Residence

Director, Creative Writing Program and The Dillon Johnston Writers Reading Series

Contact

Office: C102 Tribble Hall
Phone: (336) 758-3366
Email:catanza@wfu.edu

Degrees

MFA Iowa Writers’ Workshop, University of Iowa

BA Colorado State University

Areas of Interest

Poetry and Poetics

Experimental and Cross-Genre Fiction

Poetry and Science

History of the Literary Avant Garde

Publishing and Literary Journals

Selected Publications 

Books

Starlight in Two Million: A Neo-Scientific Novella (Noemi Press, 2014)

Multiversal (Fordham University Press, 2009)

iEpiphany (Erudite Fangs Editions, 2008)

Electronic chapbook

the heartbeat is a fractal (Ahadada Books, 2008)

Literary Journals

Individual poems, works of fiction, and cross-genre works are published in print and online literary journals including Aufgabe, Colorado Review, Conjunctions, Denver Quarterly, Fence Magazine, Jacket2, New American Writing, Tarpaulin Sky Journal, and Poems and Poetics.

Selected Awards

2012 Noemi Press Book Award in Fiction for Starlight in Two Million: A Neo-Scientific Novella

2010 PEN USA Literary Award in Poetry for Multiversal

2007-2008 Fordham University Poets Out Loud Prize for Multiversal

Courses Taught at WFU

Fall 2013
CRW 285 Poetry Workshop (two sections)

Spring 2014
CRW 286 Short Story Workshop
CRW 383/683 Theory and Practice of Poetry Writing

Fall 2014 (upcoming)
CRW 285 Poetry Workshop
CRW 383/683 Theory and Practice of Poetry Writing


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