Thurgood, John

Teaching Assistant-Doctoral
English - General

Plan: Creative Writing, PhD - Fiction

Achieved Degree(s): 
MFA in Fiction, Univ. of California, Riverside, 2014
BA in Creative Writing, San Francisco State Univ., 2009

Selected Publication(s):
Story|Houston - "For William" (Short Story) Evansville Review - "I Was Born A Werewolf's Child" (Short Story) Another Chicago Magazine - "Tracking The Economy Of Elk" (Short Story) Monkeybicycle - "When We Fall Together" (Short Story) Untoward - "The Thing With The Clothes" (Short Story)

Interest: 
Marcia Yockey; Skate Culture; Race; Occupying Space

Academic Award(s):
2019-20 Chancellor Award

Conference Presentation(s):
2018 Pushing Boarders, London, UK - "Filmers' Focus: Not Simply Shaping Brand Image and Industry Standards" (presented and spoke on a panel)

Teaching Experience:
Rhetoric & Composition I, Literacy and the Self: 3 sections, Fall 2018
Rhetoric & Composition II, Literacy and the World: 2 sections, Spring 2018
Rhetoric & Composition I, Literacy and the Self: 3 sections, Fall 2017
Rhetoric & Composition I, Literacy and the Self: 1 section, Spring 2017
Rhetoric & Composition I, Literacy and the Self: 3 sections, Fall 2016
Rhetoric & Composition I, Literacy and the Self: 2 sections, Spring 2016
Rhetoric & Composition I, Literacy and the Self: 2 sections, Fall 2015
Rhetoric & Composition II, Literacy and the World: 1 section, Fall 2015

Website: johnthurgood.com