Deeren, RS

Adv Oppor Fellow
English

Plan: Creative Writing, PhD - Fiction

Achieved Degree(s):
BA Saginaw Valley State University 2012
MFA Columbia College Chicago 2017

Selected Publication(s):
"Her, Guts and All" JOYLAND (2017)
"Enough to Lose" TALES OF TWO AMERICAS: STORIES OF INEQUALITY IN A DIVIDED NATION (Penguin Random House 2017)
"Getting Out" THE GREAT LAKES REVIEW (2016)

Academic Award(s):
Advanced Opportunity Program Fellowship (2019)
Distinguished Graduate Student Fellowship (2019)
Chancellor's Award UWM (2017)
Lya Dym Rosenblum Award CCC (2015)

Conference Presentation(s):
"​​​​​​​Teaching and Learning Access Advocacy: Creating Cultures of Access Across Institutional Contexts": Conference on College Composition and Communication 2020
"Streaks of White and Color": Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference 2019
"Empathy or the Bully": Chicago Teen Literary Festival 2017
"Working Around the Workshop": Midwest Graduate Students Conference on Writing 2016

Teaching Experience:
"​​​​​​​Teaching and Learning Access Advocacy: Creating Cultures of Access Across Institutional Contexts": Conference on College Composition and Communication 2020
"Streaks of White and Color": Midwest Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference 2019
"Empathy or the Bully": Chicago Teen Literary Festival 2017
"Working Around the Workshop": Midwest Graduate Students Conference on Writing 2016

Professional Website: www.rsdeeren.com