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John Harvey Honors Faculty


Phone: 713.743.3922


Dr. John Harvey is Director of the Center for Creative Work and lectures in the Human Situation course. He also teaches creative writing workshops and two classes which serve as the foundation for the Creative Work Minor: Poetics and Performance and Artists and Their Regions. Dr. Harvey also directs the Dionysia that occurs each spring and features a new translation and performance of a Greek Tragedy. He is a graduate of the University of Houston Creative Writing program and has had poems published in Gulf Coast, The Paris Review, Whiskey Island, and other journals. He is Resident Playwright for Mildred’s Umbrella Theater Company, and his latest play, Under the Big, Dark Sky, will premiere in April 2011. (Ph.D., University of Houston)