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Christopher Lowe, Assistant Professor of Creative Writing

Christopher Lowe, Assistant Professor of Creative Writing

B.A., Mississippi University for Women; M.A., M.F.A., McNeese State University

Kaufman Hall, 212-B

(337) 475-5170

Private website 

Special Responsibilities

    • Program Coordinator, Online MA in Creative Writing
    • MFA Program Faculty

    Teaching and Research Interests

    • Fiction Writing
    • Creative Nonfiction
    • Modern and Contemporary Literature
    • Development of the Novel
    • Development of the Short Story

    Professional Activities and Affiliations

    • Nonfiction Editor, Midway Journal
    • Member, Association of Writers and Writers Programs

    Selected Works

    • A Guest of the Program: Stories, Winner of the 2017 Iron Horse Literary Review Chapbook Competition (forthcoming)
    • You're the Tower: Essays, Yellow Flag Press (2016)
    • When You're Down By the River: Stories, BatCat Press (2014)
    • Those Like Us: Stories, Stephen F. Austin State University Press (2011)
    • "You're the Tower and I am Rapunzel, She Says," Brevity (Winter 2015) 
    • "These People," Fiction Southeast (Fall 2014)
    • "Scars and Dirt: Why I Teach the Modular Story," Fiction Writers Review (Spring 2014)
    • "Uncle Frank," Beecher's Magazine (Spring 2013)
    • "Reform, AL," Baltimore Review (Winter 2012)
    • "Dunn's River Falls," War, Literature, and the Arts (Fall 2010) 
    • "Those Like Us," Third Coast (Spring 2010)
    • "X and O," New Plains Review (Spring 2010)
    • "The Egg Bowl," Bellevue Literary Review (Spring 2009)
    • "Sirens," Superstition Review (Fall 2008)
    • "A Pattern of Chaos," Fiction Weekly (Summer 2008), Best of the Net 2008, Sundress Publications (Spring 2009)