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  • Otis Books is pleased to publish Tim Erickson’s debut collection of poetry, Egopolis, a textual journey through destruction, resistance, city, and the Ego, from ancient times to the present day. Erickson’s work has appeared in the Chicago Review, Western Humanities Review, and the Salt Anthology of New Writing. He lives in Salt Lake City.

  • Otis Graduate Writing students will read from their works-in-progress.

  • David Treuer is an Ojibwe Indian from Leech Lake Reservation in northern Minnesota and currently teaches at USC. He is the author of the novels Little, The Hiawatha, The Translation of Dr. Apelles, named a Best Book of the Year by the Washington Post, as well as a critical work, Native American Fiction: A User's Manual. In 2012, he published another nonfiction work, Rez Life.

  • Angela Flournoy’s first novel The Turner House was a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection. Her fiction has appeared in The Paris Review, and she has written for The New Republic, The Los Angeles Review of Books and elsewhere. Flournoy has taught at the University of Iowa and Trinity Washington University. She lives in Los Angeles.

  • Susan Choi’s first novel, The Foreign Student, won the Asian-American Literary Award for fiction, and her second novel, American Woman, was a finalist for the 2004 Pulitzer Prize. Her most recent novel, A Person of Interest, was a finalist for the 2009 PEN/Faulkner Award. With David Remnick she co-edited the anthology Wonderful Town: New York Stories from The New Yorker. A recipient of fellowships from the NEA and the Guggenheim Foundation, and in 2010, the inaugural winner of the PEN/W.G. Sebald Award, Choi lives in Brooklyn.

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Susan Josepher

Susan Josepher, Ph.D., Art Education, Curriculum and Instruction, University of Colorado; M.A., Art History and Art Education, University of Colorado; B.A., Education, Brooklyn College, City University of New York. Studied art history in Florence, Italy; painting, University of Denver. Chair of the Art Department, Metropolitan State College of Denver, Professor of Art Education, Director of the Art Education Program and currently Professor Emeritus. Consultant: Art Education Curriculum for the State of Colorado (Chair of Standards Writing Committee); for school districts throughout Colorado; for the City of Denver, and for the Denver Art Museum. LAUSD and California Insitute of the Arts Curriculum Consultant; co-wrote LAUSD model lesson guide, Visual Arts for art teachers K-5. Head of Docents, Department of Education, Skirball Cultural Center. Presented at a multitude of national, state, regional, and local conferences. Awards include: Woman Educator of the Year, Metropolitan State College of Denver; NAEA Western Region Art Educator of the Year, Colorado Art Educator of the Year. Listed in Who's Who of American Women. Ms. Josepher is a Lecturer in the Otis Artists, Community, and Teaching (A.C.T.) Program.

2015 Fall Session course(s) instructed by Susan Josepher:
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