Elmaz Abinader

Elmaz Abinader
Professor of English
Robert J. and Ann B. Wert Professorship
Mills Hall 313

Professional Interests: Creative writing, fiction and nonfiction, theories of creativity, teaching creative writing

Curriculum Vitae

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At Mills Since 1993

Education

  • BA, University of Pittsburgh
  • MFA, Columbia University
  • PhD, University of Nebraska, Lincoln

Faculty Office Hours, Spring 2022

Days Times Room
M 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Mills Hall Room 313
W 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Mills Hall Room 313
  and by appointment  

Spring 2022 Schedule

Day Time Course Title Room
  Performing Writing
W
4:00 pm-6:30 pm
The Craft of Prose
  Thesis for MFA Degree

Courses Taught

  • ENG 046: Contemporary Writers Series: a Reading Group
  • ENG 113: Performing Writing
  • ENG 146: Contemporary Writers Series: a Reading Group
  • ENG 152: Poets of Color of the 20th and 21st Centuries
  • ENG 167: Advanced Creative Nonfiction Workshop
  • ENG 168: Advanced Fiction Workshop
  • ENG 170: Poetry Workshop II
  • ENG 203: The Craft of Prose
  • ENG 213: Performing Writing
  • ENG 246: Contemporary Writers Series: a Reading Group
  • ENG 250: Thesis for the MFA Degree
  • ENG 252: Poets of Color of the 20th and 21st Centuries
  • ENG 268: Graduate Prose Workshop
  • ENG 271: Theories of Creativity and the Teaching of Creative Writing