"I think Dr. White will be the professor that I always think about when I think back on my college experience."
"Funny stories, humorous events, and serious learning and advice…."
I've taught composition, literature, and creative writing--fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction. I've supervised MA theses, have taught in summer workshops, and I work with individuals as a writing coach/mentor....
Current CV (01/2020)
Excerpts from Student Evaluations
Creative Writing Syllabus: ENGL 235, "Elements of Creative Writing (Multi-Genre)" Spring 2018.
Intermediate Creative Writing Syllabus: ENGL 345, "Writers' Studies: Prose" Spring 2018
Graduate Literature Syllabus: ENGL 722, "Contemporary Literature" Fall 2013
Advanced Creative Writing Syllabus: ENGL 451, "Advanced Fiction Writing" Fall 2014
Intermediate Creative Writing Syllabus: ENGL 351, "Fiction Writing" Fall 2013
Creative Writing Syllabus: ENGL 250, "Introduction to Creative Writing (Multi-Genre)" Fall 2014
Composition Syllabus: ENGL 104, "Composition and Rhetoric" Fall 2011.
On the last day of class I often have current students write a note to my future students, offering advice on how to succeed in my classes. I typed up some of these notes: Advice from the Past.