1. Getaway Girl by Terry Thaxton
  2. Rattlesnakes and the Moon by Darlin Neal
  3. Lizard Man by David James Poissant
  4. Innocence, Heterosexuality, and the Queerness of Children’s Literature by Tison Pugh
  5. Writing for the Web: Composing, •Coding, and Constructing Web Sites
  6. Transversal Ecocritical Praxis by Patrick D. Murphy
  7. The Zero Theorem by Pat Rushin
  8. The Terrible Wife by Terry Thaxton
  9. Collecte Writings of Charles Brockden Brown edited by Mark L. Kamrath
  10. Crossing The Creek by Anna Lillios
  11. The Season of Risks by Susan Hubbard
  12. Drawing on the Victorians, edited by Anna Maria Jones
  13. Elegant Punk by Darlin Neal
  14. As If, poems by Russ Kesler
  15. The Society of S by Susan Hubbard
  16. According to the Gospel of Haunted Women
  17. The Historicism of Charles Brockden Brown by Mark L. Kamrath
  18. Oye What I'm Gonna Tell You by Milanés
  19. The Heaven of Animals by James Poissant
  20. The Flight of the Kuaka by Donald Stap
  21. The Year of Disappearances by Susan Hubbard
  22. People Get Ready by Kevin Meehan
  23. Getaway Girl by Terry Thaxton
  24. Intercultural Communication by Houman Sadri and Madelyn Flammia
  25. Virtual Teams in Higher Education by Flammia
  26. Problem Novels by Anna Maria Jones
  27. Mud Song by Terry Thaxton
  28. Marielitos, Balseros and Other Exiles by Cecilia Rodríguez Milanés
  29. Ecocritical Explorations in Literary and Cultural Studies by Patrick D. Murphy
  30. Everyday Chica by Cecilia Rodríguez Milanés
  31. The Rhetorical Nature of XML by J.D. Applen and Rudy McDaniel
Pat Rushin

Pat Rushin, M.A.

Education

  • M.A. in Creative Writing, Fiction from Johns Hopkins University (1982)
  • M.A. in English from Ohio State University (1979)
  • B.A. in English from University of Dayton (1976)

Research Interests

Fiction writing, screenwriting, contemporary fiction.

Selected Publications

Books

  • Quantum Physics & My Dog Bob (short story collection).  Orlando: Burrow Press, 2017.
  • The Call (novella).  Orlando: Burrow Press, 2015.
  • Puzzling Through the News (short story collection). Baltimore: Galileo Press, 1991.

Films

  • The Zero Theorem (feature film screenplay).  Produced by Voltage Pictures and The Zanuck Company, Los Angeles.  Directed by Terry Gilliam.  Starring Christoph Waltz, Melanie Thierry, Tilda Swinton, Matt Damon.  2013. 
  • “Control” (short screenplay). Directed by Scott Hulan Jones. Houston: Jonestreet Productions, 2000.

Creative Publications

Courses

No courses found for Spring 2020.

No courses found for Fall 2019.

No courses found for Summer 2019.

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
11570 CRW4616 Advanced Scriptwrite Workshop World Wide Web (W) Not Online

PR: CRW 3610. Web-based class. 

This course will concentrate on writing the original spec screenplay.  Students will have the choice of completing a feature-length screenplay (perhaps one that was started in CRW 3610) or writing and workshopping three short screenplays.  Many successful screenwriters started their careers with short screenplays, and many a short screenplay served as the original inspiration for a subsequent feature.  Text: Claudia Hunter Johnson, Crafting Short Screenplays That Connect.  Requirements: one feature-length or three short screenplays to be workshopped in class; active participation in workshop discussion.

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
81234 CRW4122 Adv Fiction Writing Workshop World Wide Web (W) Not Online

PR: CRW 3120.  Web-based class.

This is an advanced course for dedicated and determined writers of literary fiction.  Workshop members should be passionate and ambitious writers as well as compassionate and constructive editors, all joined in the enterprise of creating enlightening, entertaining, and thematically significant short stories.  We'll be discussing both the process and product of your writing, both the art and the craft, with an eye towards improving your next effort.  Requirements: three short stories, revision of best story, active participation in workshop discussion. 

80718 CRW4616 Advanced Scriptwrite Workshop World Wide Web (W) Not Online

PR: CRW 3610. Web-based class. 

This course will concentrate on writing the original spec screenplay.  Students will have the choice of completing a feature-length screenplay (perhaps one that was started in CRW 3610) or writing and workshopping three short screenplays.  Many successful screenwriters started their careers with short screenplays, and many a short screenplay served as the original inspiration for a subsequent feature.  Text: Claudia Hunter Johnson, Crafting Short Screenplays That Connect.  Requirements: one feature-length or three short screenplays to be workshopped in class; active participation in workshop discussion.

81281 CRW4616 Advanced Scriptwrite Workshop World Wide Web (W) Not Online

PR: CRW 3610. Web-based class. 

This course will concentrate on writing the original spec screenplay.  Students will have the choice of completing a feature-length screenplay (perhaps one that was started in CRW 3610) or writing and workshopping three short screenplays.  Many successful screenwriters started their careers with short screenplays, and many a short screenplay served as the original inspiration for a subsequent feature.  Text: Claudia Hunter Johnson, Crafting Short Screenplays That Connect.  Requirements: one feature-length or three short screenplays to be workshopped in class; active participation in workshop discussion.

Updated: Dec 6, 2018

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