Mark Mayer

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Mayer, MFA
Expertise
  • All Levels
  • Fiction
  • Hybrid
  • Nonfiction
  • Poetry
  • Process
  • Reading
  • Young Writers Program
Mark Mayer, MFA

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Mark Mayer has an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop, where he was a Teaching-Writing Fellow and won the Prairie Lights Prize for both fiction and poetry. From 2012 to 2014, he lived at Cornell College's Center for the Literary Arts as the Robert P. Dana Emerging Writer. His first book, Aerialists, won the Michener-Copernicus Prize, and is forthcoming from Bloomsbury.

Classes with Mark Mayer, MFA

Intro to Writing the Short Story
Fiction, Generative

8-Week: Intro to Writing the Short Story

October 19, 2017

Mark Mayer, MFA's Published Work

Mark Mayer, MFA's Articles

Top Secret Blog

The Storyteller

April 12, 2017

Once there was a travelling storyteller.

Top Secret Blog

The Mysterious Labor of the Story

January 17, 2017

Instructor Mark Mayer is new-ish to Lighthouse, but he's old-ish to Colorado, writing, and the hard work of revision,