UVU PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

Julie Nichols

Julie Nichols

Dr. Nichols

Office: CB-402Q

Phone: 801-863-6795

Mailstop: 153

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BIOGRAPHY

BA English BYU 1975 cum laude
MA English BYU 1980 emphasis modern British literature
Ph.D. English University of Utah 1994 fiction writing (Dissertation: Pigs When They Straddle the Air, pub in modified and expanded form by Zarahemla Books in 2016)

Courses taught:
ENGL 2010/H Intermediate Writing: Academic Writing and Research
ENGL 2250/H The Creative Process/Intro to Imaginative Writing
ENGL 3420 Intermediate Fiction Writing
ENGL 3450 Intermediate Creative Nonfiction Writing
ENGL 4420/25 Advanced Fiction Writing I and II
ENGL 4450/55 Advanced Creative Nonfiction Writing I and II
ENGL 412R Genre Studies for Writers (fiction and creative nonfiction in different semesters)
ENGL 486R Special Topics: Blake and Yeats
Occasional other courses as needed

Specialties:
Fiction writing
Creative nonfiction writing
Owen Barfield
Blake and Yeats
Contemporary literary fiction and creative nonfiction
Creative writing pedagogy