Chuck Carlise

DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentMerrill College,
Writing Program
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Office HoursSpring 2017: Wed. 2:00-4:00 (or by appt)
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Chuck Carlise

Biography, Education and Training

PhD in Literature and Creative Writing, University of Houston 2012

MA in English (Creative Writing), UC-Davis 2003

BA in English, Wittenberg University 1999

Honors, Awards and Grants

Best New Poets, 2014
Best New Poets, 2012
InPrint/Paul Verlaine Poetry Prize Winner, 2012
Six Pushcart Prize Nominations, 2011
Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Prize, 2011
Tin House Summer Workshop Scholarship, 2010
Concrete Wolf Poetry Series Winner, 2010
Bateau "Boom" Contest Winner, 2010

Selected Presentations

2016 Panel Discussion: “John Steinbeck and Of Mice and Men” (Benefit for Young Writers Program, Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History, Santa Cruz, CA)

2015 Guest Lecture: "Into That Story: The Poetic Sequence & the Thread" (Fort Hayes University, Hayes, KS)

Courses Taught

Merrill Core 80B: Cultural Identities & Global Consciousness
Merrill Core 80A (ELWR-satisfied and ELWR-unsatisfied)
Porter Core: Art in a Multi-Cultural Society
Merrill 180: Research Skills for College & Beyond
WRIT 20: The Nature of Written Discourse
WRIT 21: Meaning & Style: The Sentence in Context
WRIT 23: Grammar & Rhetoric: Language for Writing
WRIT 2: Rhetoric & Inquiry: A History of Cool