Writing, Literature & Publishing Faculty
Claudia Ward-de Leon
Claudia Ward-de León writes fiction and non-fiction. Her stories have appeared in Birdsthumb, Postcard Shorts, Rumble Magazine and the anthologies Flash Fiction Funny (Blue Light Press) and Microchondria (Harvard Book Store Press). She is a Wheaton-Emerson Facutly Fellow serving as a visiting assistant professor in English at Wheaton College in Norton, MA. She is interested in writing as civic engagement, Native American literature, and Spanish to English translation.
Office: Ansin 10th Fl.
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.