Heather Madden, visiting assistant professor of creative writing, received an M.F.A. in Poetry from Indiana University, an M.A. in English from New Mexico State University, and a B.A. in English from Mansfield University.
She is a contributing editor to Salamander. In the past, she has read for the Indiana Review, Puerto del Sol, and Ploughshares, worked as a writer-in-the-schools in Las Cruces, New Mexico, and organized a visiting writers program for DYS students in rural Pennsylvania.
She has taught courses in poetry, fiction, literature, and composition for the last fifteen years. She's currently circulating a manuscript of poems for publication.
School for Interdisciplinary Arts
Recent and Upcoming Courses
IA-0281: Band, Cast, Sedge, Bask: Building a Collection of Poems (Spring 2014)
IA-0250: Investigating the Tangled Ditch: A Prose Poetry Workshop (Spring 2014)
JTW-0230: The Mindful Writer: How Daily Meditation Might Affect Your Writing Practice (January 2014)
IA-0203/IA-0203-2: Poetry Workshop (Fall 2013)