|Present||Professor, Department of English, Boise State University|
Honors and Awards
- 2010-2011 - Arts and Humanities Fellowship, Boise State University
- 2010 - John Gardner Fiction Award Finalist (God’s Dogs)
- 2009 - Idaho Book Award (God’s Dogs)
- Fiction Writing
- Form and Theory of Fiction
- Publishing & Editing
Selected Short Stories (9)
Hemingway's Politics in His Journalism and Fiction, a Continuum of Contradiction 4th Annual Ernest Hemingway Symposium (2012)
Introduction by Clay Morgan. A conversation with distinguished Hemingway experts, authors, and faculty members of Boise State University Clyde Moneyhun, Jacky O'Connor, Mitch Wieland, and Clay Morgan.
Fiction Writing: Building Vivid Scenes Boise State - Beyond the Blue Faculty Podcasts (2011)
Scene writing is the cornerstone of contemporary fiction. This podcast will briefly explore how scene came to dominate modern narratives. Our focus will then shift to tips on constructing vivid moments of real time in ...
Best of the West: New Stories from the Wide Side of the Missouri Annual Conference of The Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) (2011)
Best of the West: New Stories from the Wide Side of the Missouri is an annual anthology of exceptional short fiction rooted in the western United States. Five award-winning contributors gathered to read from their ...