Faculty Profile

Susan Perabo

Professor of Creative Writing; Writer-in-Residence (1996)

Contact Information

perabo@dickinson.edu

East College Room 307
717.245.1847
http://users.dickinson.edu/~perabo/

Bio

She teaches beginning and advanced workshops in fiction, as well as modern and contemporary literature classes that focus heavily on form and technique. Her recent published work includes a collection of short stories, a novel, and non-fiction essays for magazines and anthologies.

Education

  • B.A., Webster University, 1989
  • M.F.A., University of Arkansas, 1994.

2017-2018 Academic Year

Fall 2017

CRWR 218 Creative Writ:Poetry & Fiction

CRWR 317 Adv Creative Writing: Fiction

Spring 2018

CRWR 218 Creative Writ:Poetry & Fiction
An introductory creative writing workshop in poetry and fiction.

CRWR 218 Creative Writ:Poetry & Fiction
An introductory creative writing workshop in poetry and fiction.

CRWR 219 Creative Non-Fiction
May include memoir, creative nonfiction, screenwriting, biography, novel writing, graphic novel, playwriting, “genre” fiction (e.g., detective, sci-fi), subgenres of poetry (e.g., visual poetry), subgenres of fiction (e.g., Magical Realism), and other forms of non-analytical writing not routinely offered.

CRWR 317 Adv Creative Writing: Fiction
Writing and discussion of fiction. Prerequisite: 218 or permission of the instructor.