• Erik Anderson
Writer in Residence & Director of the Emerging Writers Festival


Office: KEI 308A

Office Hours

Spring 2015 Semester

  • Wednesdays:  10:00 am-12:00 pm
  • Fridays:  1:30-2:30 pm


B.A., University of Michigan

M.F.A., Naropa University

Ph.D., University of Denver



The Poetics of Trespass (Otis Books / Seismicity Editions, 2010)


3:AM Magazine, American Letters & Commentary, Bending Genre, Bombay Gin, The Collagist, Denver Quarterly, Jacket, The Laurel Review, The Los Angeles Review of Books, Necessary Fiction, Pilot Light, The Poetry Project Newsletter, Poor Claudia, Puerto Del Sol, Rain Taxi Review of Books, The Recluse, Seneca Review, Sleeping Fish, Something on Paper, Tammy, Trickhouse, Unstuck, Versal, West Branch, Western Humanities Review, Witness, and Zone 3, among others. 

Course Information

ENG225 Introduction to Creative Writing (Fall 2014)

ENG272 Getting Personal: The Lyric Essay (Fall 2014)

ENG277 / ENV277 / STS277 Science Writing: Fact & Fiction

ENG384 Writing Nonfiction

ENG480 Advanced Creative Writing Workshop