St. Bonaventure University

Faculty


Nicholson, Sara

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ACADEMIC DEPARTMENT
English
ACADEMIC SCHOOL
School of Arts and Sciences

TITLES/RESPONSIBILITIES
Assistant Professor, English
CONTACT
OFFICE
Plassmann Hall F-5
COURSES TAUGHT
  • ENG 101. Writing I
  • English 102. Writing II
  • ENG 270. Creative Writing: Narrative I
  • ENG 271. Creative Writing: Poetry I
  • ENG 350. Creative Writing: Narrative II
  • ENG 351. Creative Writing: Poetry II
  • ENG 498. Senior Writing Workshop
ACADEMIC DEGREES
OTHER EDUCATION
PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND
  • Holloway Lecturer in Poetry and Poetics, University of California-Berkeley, 2018
ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Books
  • What the Lyric Is (The Song Cave, 2016)
  • The Living Method (The Song Cave, 2014)
Chapbook
  • Mortal Tales (The Catenary Press, 2018)
Poems in Journals (selected)
  • The Yale Review, "Everyone's Poem" and "Ten Lyric Pieces" (2021)
  • Oversound, "The Legend of Zelda" (2020)
  • Hyperallergic, “Nut,” “Adagia” (2019)
  • Berkeley Poetry Review, “Lines Heard,” “Wind, Rain, and Poetry,” “Salmon and Rice,” and “Fragment of a Would-Be Sonnet Sequence…” (2019)
  • Chicago Review, “No Body,” “Vertical Suite,” “Arbor Vitae,” “Waking Up Sir Philip Sidney…” (2018)
  • The Harvard Advocate, “What I Said, Where I Said it, and Why” (2017)
  • The New York Times, “How to Stay Warm in Heaven” (2016)
  • Harper’s, “The Middle Ages” (2016)
  • The Academy of American Poets’ Poem-a-Day, “The Burden” (2016)
TEACHING PHILOSOPHY
CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS/PROJECTS
PERSONAL INTERESTS/COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
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