Writing, Literature & Publishing Faculty
Part Time Faculty (1985)
B.A. University of Maryland
M.A. University of Maryland
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.
Office: Ansin 10th Fl.
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.