Rae Bryant, Adjunct Faculty
Rae Bryant is a faculty member of the MA in Writing Program and Founding Editor/Editor in Chief of the program-housed print and online journal, The Doctor T. J. Eckleburg Review. She teaches various fiction and hybrid courses including Fiction Workshop, Multimedia/Intermedia and the Eckleburg Journal course. Rae Bryant’s short story collection, The Indefinite State of Imaginary Morals, was released from Patasola Press, NY, in June 2011. Her fiction, essays, poetry and intermedia have appeared in The Paris Review, The Missouri Review, McSweeney’s, Huffington Post, Gargoyle Magazine, and Redivider, among other publications, and have been nominated for the Pen/Hemingway, Pen Emerging Writers, and multiple times for the Pushcart awards. She has won awards in fiction from Whidbey Writers and Johns Hopkins as well as fellowships from the VCCA and Hopkins to write, study and teach in Florence, Italy. She is the director of the Rue de Fleurus Salon & Reading Series (NY, DC, Baltimore, Cambridge & Chicago) and a member of the National Book Critics Circle. She earned a MA in Writing (fiction) from Hopkins and is currently working on a second Masters in Curriculum and Administration. She also teaches and lectures in the International Writing Program at The University of Iowa and The Eckleburg Workshops.