Fred Marchant, PhD
Professor Emeritus, Director of The Suffolk University Poetry Center
Department of English
Office: Archer Building, Rm. 102
- PhD, University of Chicago
- MA, University of Chicago
- BA, Brown University
- Modern and Contemporary Poetry
- The Lyric Genre
- Twentieth Century Literature
- The Vietnam War
- Contemporary Vietnamese Literature
- Contemporary Irish Poetry
- The Pedagogy of Creative Writing
The Looking House. Minneapolis, MN: Gray Wolf Press, 2009.
Another World Instead: The Early Poems of William Stafford, 1937-1947. Minneapolis, MN: Gray Wolf Press, 2008.
Full Moon Boat. Minneapolis, MN: Gray Wolf Press, 2000.
House on Water, House in Air. Dublin: Dedalus Press, 2002.
From a Corner of My Yard (poems in translation) by Tran Dang Khoa, co-translated with Nguyen Ba Chung
Tipping Point, Washington, D.C.: The Word Works, 1993. (Winner of the 1993 Washington Prize)
Essays and poetry in journals, ranging from AGNI and Ploughshares to New American Writing and Irish Pages.
Scholarly and Artistic Activities
Director, The Suffolk University Poetry Center
Teaching Associate, The William Joiner Center for the Study of War and Social Consequences at UMass-Boston
Annual Guest Teacher, The Veterans Writing Group, organized by Maxine Hong Kingston, Sesbastopol, CA
Workshop Teacher, The Colrain Poetry Workshops
Teaching Fellow, The Frost Place.
WRI-101, 102 Freshman Writing
ENG-213 & ENG-214 American Literature I & II, ENG-215, 216 - British Literature I & II
ENG-364, 365 - Modern and Contemporary American Poetry
ENG-375, 475 - Poetry Workshops I and II
ENG-486 - The Viet Nam War in History, Literature, Film
ENG-H500- Honors Seminar: American Poetry of the Mid-Twentieth Century