Department of English

Fall 2016 Creative Writing / Creative Teaching Conference

In partnership with the Utah Humanities Council Book Festival

Friday, September 16

All Workshops will be in the Gilbert Great Hall of the Hunter Conference Center.

  • 8:30AM Registration opens, Hunter Conference Center Lobby

Creative Writing Workshops:

  • 9:00-10:30AM - Craft Workshop in Poetry, Joel Long
  • 10:45AM-12:15PM - Craft Workshop in fiction, Joan Connor
  • 12:15-1:15PM - Lunch - 

Pedagogy Workshops:

  • 1:15-3:45 PM - Pedagogy Workshop: "Metaphor through Fable" Dr. Christelle Estrada
  • 4:00-5:00 PM - Readings by Joan Connor and Joel Long
  • 5:00-6:00 PM - Tour of the Southern Utah Museum of Art
  • 6:00-7:00 PM - Dinner on your own
  • 8:00-10:30 PM - The Odd Couple

For more information about the 2016 Creative Writing/Creative Teaching Conference contact Dr. Danielle Dubrasky at 435-865-8138 or

Co-sponsors include The Utah Humanities Council, the Office of the President, the Office of the Provost, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, and the English Department.