Writing, Literature & Publishing Faculty

Christopher Keane

Part Time Faculty (1985)

B.A. University of Maryland
M.A. University of Maryland
http://www.keanewords.com


Christopher Keane

Christopher Keane has written fourteen fiction and non-fiction books, including The Hunter (a Paramount feature), The Huntress (a USA TV series), Dangerous Company (WB), and Mr. & Mrs. Bliss (ABC). He recently completed a feature, Lost Light, for producer Peter Janney and a TV series pilot, Divine Justice.

Chris Keane is also the author of three books on screenwriting: How to Write a Selling Screenplay (Random House, 1998), Hot Property (Penguin/Putnam, 2005), and most recently, Romancing The A-List: Writing the Script the Big Stars Want to Make (Michael Wiese Productions, 2008). In addition to teaching at Emerson, he has taught and  lectured in screen and novel at Harvard, NYU, The Smithsonian Institution, The National Press Club, Maui Writers, and LA's Screenwriting Expo. He is a member of  PEN, the Writers Guild of America (West) and The Authors Guild.

Contact

Office: Ansin 10th Fl.

Phone: 8750

E-Mail: Christopher_Keane@emerson.edu


Ladette RandolphLadette Randolph's new memoir Leaving the Pink House was featured on Oprah.com as a suggested memoir. Randolph teaches in WLP and is Editor-in-Chief of Ploughshares literary magazine.

Read more »


Greg NicholsGreg Nichols (MFA '11) released his first book, Striking Gridiron, A Town's Pride and a Team's Shot at Glory During the Biggest Strike in American History. The book was named a Junior Library Guild Fall 2014 Selection.

Read more »


Marko TameraLecturer Tamera Marko's writing collective with Emerson maintenance workers from Latin America and undergraduates presented a bilingual presentation: "Proyecto Carrito II: When the Student Receives an 'A' and the Worker Gets Fired: Driving our Own Narrative" at the Conference on Rhetoric and Composition.

Read more »


Megan MarshallRecent MA in Publishing & Writing alumni collaborated to launch a new literary genre journal called Strangelet. Alumni include Executive Editor Casey Brown (MA ’13), Managing Editor Leah Thompson (MA ’12), Production Editor Franco Alvarado (MA ’13), and Creative Director Chandra Asar (MA ’12).

Read more »


Megan MarshallWLP Professor Megan Marshall and the emersonWRITES program participate in the launch and unveiling of Boston as the country's first Literary Cultural District.

Read more »


Michelle Bailat JonesMichelle Bailat-Jones (MFA '05) won the inaugral Christopher Doheny award for her novel Fog Island Mountains. The award recognizes a book-lenth work exploring the experience of serious illness and includes a $10,000 prize and publication and promotion of the book.

Read more »