Summer Institute : Creative Writing : Faculty
Coordinator of Summer Institute Creative Writing Program
Sueyeun Juliette Lee is working on her dissertation in English from Temple University exploring the representation of space by Asian-American writers in poetry. A poet herself, her books include That Gorgeous Feeling (Coconut Press, 2008) and Underground National (Factory School, 2010). An essay on the craft of teaching poetry is forthcoming from the University of Iowa's anthology Poets on Teaching (2010). She edits Corollary Press, a chapbook series devoted to new work by writers of color.
Lee received her BA (cum laude) in Literature and a Master's in Teaching from the University of Virginia in 2000. She earned her MFA in Poetry along with a Certificate in Advanced Feminist Studies from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 2006. She is currently ABD from the Ph.D. program in English at Temple.
Poetry Workshop Instructor
Zach is the author of the poetry collections Full Catastrophe Living(University of Iowa Press, 2009), Annulments (Center for Literary Publishing, 2010) and The Firestorm (Cleveland State University Poetry Center, 2011). He is also the author of a book of prose, Events Film Cannot Withstand (Rescue Press, 2011), and a chapbook, The Man Who Lost His Head (Omnidawn, 2011).
David graduated from the film program at Temple University and quickly found work on both indie films and Hollywood features. He has written, been hired to write and/or doctor nearly 25 feature film screenplays, one of which, “What Matters Most,” was produced in New York City in 2007 and another one, “Aftermath,” was optioned by an L.A. producer. He has reviewed films for national publications and, in 2010, he contributed a chapter on the history of photography to publisher Walter Foster’s The Daily Book of Photography.
For years Anne Johnson worked in the reference book industry. It was here that she mastered the skill of telling non-fiction in a creative and dynamic way. She has published numerous books both in fiction and non. She currently works as a top rated English instructor in Camden County.