Creative Writing Center Faculty

Kirun Kapur

Kirun Kapur

Lecturer in English and Director of the Creative Writing Program

413-542-8318 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info @amherst.edu Webster Hall Room 211

Contributing Faculty

Catherine A. Ciepiela

Catherine A. Ciepiela

Howard M. and Martha P. Mitchell Professor of Russian; Director of the Amherst Center for Russian Culture

413-542-2394 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info @amherst.edu Webster Hall Room 209
Judith E. Frank

Judith E. Frank

Eliza J. Clark Folger Professor of English (On Leave 1/1/2024 - 6/30/2024)

413-542-2071 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info @amherst.edu Johnson Chapel Room 104
Amity W. Gaige

Amity W. Gaige

Visiting Writer

413-542-5747 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info @amherst.edu
Min Jin Lee

Min Jin Lee

Writer-In-Residence (On Leave 7/1/2023 - 6/30/2024)

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info @amherst.edu Frost Library Room 219
Thirii M. Myint

Thirii M. Myint

Assistant Professor of English

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info @amherst.edu Webster Hall Room 214
Meghana Mysore

Meghana Mysore

Postdoctoral Fellow and Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of English

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info @amherst.edu Johnson Chapel Room 111
Eric Sanders

Eric Sanders

Visiting Assistant Professor of English

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Dennis James Sweeney

Dennis James Sweeney

Lecturer in English

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info @amherst.edu Frost Library Room 316
Victor W. Yang

Victor W. Yang

Postdoctoral Fellow and Visiting Assistant Professor of English

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info @amherst.edu Johnson Chapel Room 110

Emeritus Faculty

Daniel J. Hall

Daniel J. Hall

Writer-In-Residence, Emeritus

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David R. Sofield

David R. Sofield

Samuel Williston Professor of English, Emeritus

413-542-2231 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info @amherst.edu Science Center Room D217
Helen L. von Schmidt

Helen L. von Schmidt

Senior Lecturer in English, Emerita

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Staff

Catherine R. Newman

Catherine R. Newman

Academic Department Coordinator

413-542-8200 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info @amherst.edu Webster Hall Room 212