Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Faculty
Stephen Dunn's many books include the recent WHEREAS (Norton), and THE KEEPER OF LIMITS (Sarabande). His DIFFERENT HOURS was awarded the Pulitzer Prize, and LOOSESTRIFE was a finalist for the National Book Circle Critics Prize. WALKING LIGHT: Essays and Memoirs is available from BOA. Among his other awards are Fellowships from the Guggenheim and Rockefeller foundations, an Academy Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts & Letters, and the Paterson Award for Sustained Literary Achievement. THE ROOM AND THE WORLD, a collection of essays about his work, edited by Laura McCullough, was issued by Syracuse University Press in 2014. He lives in Frostburg, Maryland with his wife the writer Barbara Hurd.