Lucy Biederman

Assistant Professor of English
PhD, University of Louisiana-Lafayette
MFA, George Mason University
BA, Washington University in St. Louis

Dr. Biederman is the author of The Walmart Book of the Dead, which won the 2017 Vine Leaves Press Vignette Award and was a Finalist for the Foreword Book of the Year. She has written four chapbooks of poetry, and her short stories, essays, and poems have appeared in The Collagist, AGNI, Ploughshares, and Pleiades. Her scholarship has been published in The Henry James Review, Women’s Studies, The Emily Dickinson Journal, and Studies in the Literary Imagination.

Courses Taught

Introduction to Creative Writing
Advanced Creative Nonfiction
Advanced Poetry
College Writing I
College Writing II

Creative Writing. Modern and Contemporary American Poetry. Small Press Publishing.

Hybrid and Experimental Writing. American Women Writers. Poetry and Poetics. Jewish American Literature.


Biederman CV

Lucy Biederman
Lucy Biederman
Pfleiderer Hall 307
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