Cohen, Michael

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Cohen, Michael

Email Degree From M.F.A., Creative Writing, Brown University


  • Exposition, ENG 101j
  • Advanced Fiction Workshop, ENG 305a
  • Screenwriting, FLM 221a

Research Interests

  • Fiction and Creative non-Fiction writing; Screenwriting
  • Modernist and Postmodernist Literature
  • Hypertext and Hypermedia
  • Counterculture Literature
  • Children’s Literature
  • Film Studies and Production

Personal website

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M.F.A., Brown University, Creative Writing, 2003
B.S., University of Wisconsin River Falls, English (with Honors),1991

Teaching Interests

  • Composition (ENG 101 and 102)
  • Introduction to Literature (ENG 210)
  • Introduction to Creative Writing (ENG 205)
  • American Literature 1865 to Present (ENG 242)
  • Public Speaking (ENG 311)
  • Hypertext and Electronic Literature (ENG 370)
  • Counterculture Literature (ENG 370)
  • Introduction to Screenwriting (ENG 221)

Selected Recent Publications

  • “The Ex-Court Painter, Goya, and The Princess.” Modern Grimmoire: A Contemporary Anthology of Fairy Tales, Fables & Folklore. Canton: Indigo Ink, 2013.
  • “Done to Scale.” Conjunctions , 2018. Read more.
    “A Bead to String.” Tiny Crimes . New York. Catapult & Black Balloon Publishing, 2018. Read more.
  • “We is We.” The Dark , 2017. Read more.
    The Eyes, A Novella and Stories. South Bend: Mixer, 2013.