Alumni: 2008

Lianuska Gutierrez (2008)

 is a Ph.D. candidate in English and Gus T. Ridgel Fellow at the University of Missouri-Columbia.    Recent work is forthcoming or can be found...

Peg Peoples (2008)

PEG PEOPLES's poems have appeared in Verse, River Styx, Rattapallax, and other journals, and in the anthology Ravishing Dis-Unities: Real Ghazals in English. She lives...

Abeer Hoque (2008)

Abeer Hoque is a Nigerian-born Bangladeshi-American writer and photographer with BS and MA degrees from the Wharton School of Business and an MFA in writing...

Shelley Ettinger (2008)

Shelley Ettinger was born in 1954 in Detroit and grew up in Oak Park, Michigan. She moved to Ann Arbor in 1972. There she attended...

Judith Baumel (2009)

Poet, critic and translator Judith Baumel is an English Professor and Founding Director of the Creative Writing Program at Adelphi University. Her work is about...

Elizabeth Kadetsky (2008)

Elizabeth Kadetsky is author of a memoir (First There Is a Mountain, Little Brown), a story collection (The Poison that Purifies You, C&R Press) and,...

Dan Larkin (2008)

Dan Larkin is a photographer with a distinctive sensitivity for dealing with nuances of light and color. His interest is coaxing insight in his photographs...

Megan Cump (2008)

  Megan Cump holds a B.A from Macalester College and a M.F.A from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She has also attended the...

Ralph Turturro (1999, 2008)

Ralph Turturro is an abstract painter working primarily in acrylics and mixed media. His bold style and unrelenting search for the non-representational are passionately executed,...

Kathryn Shearman (2008

"The body of my work resists categorization as visual art, performance art, music, or theatre. Rather than try to squeeze my ideas, which move freely...

Nicholas Ruth (2008)

"In my work, I spontaneously explore the anxious and funny ways in which we litter our lives with the artifacts of our desires.  Our buildings...

Dorothy Robinson (2008)

Dorothy Robinson earned her MFA in painting at UC Berkeley and spent most of her life in the San Francisco Bay Area. She left California...

Dorene Quinn (2008)

"My goal is to create a dialog about nature and human desire, and the tensions between the natural and the human made world."   Dorene Quinn is...

Mark Lavatelli (2008)

Mark Livatelli is a painter and print maker who uses an encausting technique when painting and printing. Encaustic painting is an ancient technique that uses beeswax mixed...

Elaine Defibaugh (2008)

"For me painting is a ritual and a dance, which occurs between my everyday life and my art. "   Elaine Defibaugh is a painter, printmaker, installation...

Tara Cooper (2008)

"My subject matter draws from meteorology and creative non-fiction, resulting in a series of production-based projects housed under the moniker Weather Girl. "   Tara Cooper's art encompasses almost...

Marianne Barcellona (2008)

Marianne Barcellona was born in Buffalo, New York and grew up in Dallas, Texas. She majored in art at Oberlin College and then moved to...

Barbara Anger (2008)

Barbara has been teaching acting at Ithaca College since 1985. At Ithaca she wrote and directed Socially Transmitted Dread and the interactive play, Date At...