Writing, Literature & Publishing Faculty
Senior Lecturer (2005)
B.A. University of Massachusetts, Amherst
M.F.A. Emerson College
Steve Himmer is the author of the novels The Bee-Loud Glade, Fram (forthcoming 2015), and Scratch (forthcoming 2016), and the novella The Second Most Dangerous Job In America.
His stories, essays, and book reviews have appeared in journals and anthologies including Hobart, Los Angeles Review, The Millions, Post Road, Ploughshares, On the Clock: Contemporary Short Stories of Work, Journal of Ecocriticism, and Into the Blogosphere: The Rhetoric, Culture, and Community of Weblogs. He also edits the webjournal Necessary Fiction.
Office: Ansin 1217B
Office Hours: MWF 1:00-2:00pm
Current CoursesIntroduction to College Writing (WR101)
WLP Professor Megan Marshall and the emersonWRITES program participate in the launch and unveiling of Boston as the country's first Literary Cultural District.
Michelle Bailat-Jones (MFA '05)
won the inaugral Christopher Doheny award for her novel Fog Island Mountains. The award recognizes a book-lenth work of fiction or nonfiction exploring the experience of serious illness and includes a $10,000 prize as well as publication and promotion of the book in print and audio editions.