Department of English
Major and Minor Programs in English
Why Study English At Central?
The Value of an English Major
Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Brandon Schrand is the author of Works Cited: An Alphabetical Odyssey of Mayhem, Misbehavior & How a Good Book Can Save Your Life; Or An Anti-Kindle Memoir (2012), and The Enders Hotel: A Memoir, the 2007 River Teeth Literary Nonfiction Prize winner, a 2008 School Library Journal Best Adult Books for High School Students selection, a 2008 Idaho Book Award Honorable Mention Winner, and a 2008 Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in the Dallas Morning News, The Utne Reader, Tin House, Shenandoah, Colorado Review, Green Mountains Review, River Teeth, Ecotone, Oklahoma Review, Isotope, and numerous other publications. He has won the Wallace Stegner Prize, the 2006 Willard R. Espy Award, the Pushcart Prize, four Pushcart Prize Special Mentions, and his essay, The Enders Hotel, the title piece from his memoir, was a notable essay in the Best American Essays 2007. He lives in Moscow, Idaho with his wife and two children where he teaches and directs the MFA Program in Creative Writing at the University of Idaho.
The 2013 Manastash Student Literary Magazine is now available in the English Department office, L & L 423.
Free to all students.