Mary Fiorenza

Position title: Teaching Faculty; Director, English 201; Associate Director, English 100


6187B Helen C. White Hall

Writing pedagogy and practice, writing program administration; connecting composition and creative writing (fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry); writing as a practice.

Degrees and Institutions

  • PhD, English, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • MA, History, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • BS, Journalism, Boston University


I teach courses in composition and creative writing. These have recently included first-year and advanced composition, an intermediate composition course with a focus on nature writing; and creative writing workshops in creative nonfiction, fiction & poetry, and speculative fiction.

Recent Books