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Kenneth P. Cormier

Associate Professor of English
Director of the Creative Writing Program

BA, MA, PhD, University of Connecticut; MA, Eastern Michigan University

College of Arts & Sciences


EN 205

Introduction to Fiction Writing - Spring 2019

EN 303

The Art of Audio Narrative (FVI 380 GDD 303) - Spring 2019

EN 101

(UC) Introduction to Academic Reading and Writing - Fall 2018

GDD 303

The Art of Audio Narrative (FVI 380 EN 303) - Spring 2019

EN 301

Advanced Fiction-Writing Workshop - Fall 2018



Phone Number

(203) 582-8383

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Ken Cormier is the author of two collections of stories and poems: Balance Act (Insomniac Press 2000) and The Tragedy in My Neighborhood (Dead Academics Press 2010). His fiction and poetry have appeared recently in Euphony, Storyscape, 32 Poems, and textsound, and his radio fiction and documentaries have been aired on NPR affiliates around the US and on BBC-4 in the UK. Ken’s multi-media live performances have been described as “a William Burroughs exorcism through a Karaoke machine” (Noise, Boston). He teaches Creative Writing at Quinnipiac.

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