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Lee Gutkind

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Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 5603
Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 5603
Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 5603
Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 5603
Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1205
Biography

Lee Gutkind, recognized by Vanity Fair as "the Godfather behind creative nonfiction," is the author and editor of more than 25 books and founder and editor of Creative Nonfiction, the first and largest literary magazine to publish narrative nonfiction exclusively. He is Distinguished Writer-in-Residence in the Consortium for Science, Policy & Outcomes at Arizona State University and a professor in the Hugh Downs School of Human Communication.

As founder of the creative nonfiction movement, according to Harper's Magazine, and the "godfather behind creative nonfiction" (Vanity Fair), Gutkind travels widely throughout the world giving workshops and readings, explaining the crart and the mission of the genre.

http://leegutkind.com

Publications
  • Lee Gutkind and Sam Gutkind. Truckin' With Sam. (2010).
  • Lee Gutkind. Becoming a Doctor. (2010).
  • Lee Gutkind. Keep It Real. (2010).
  • . Creative Nonfiction #38. (2010).
  • . Creative Nonfiction #39. (2010).
  • Lee Gutkind. Almost Human: Making Robots Think. (2009).
  • Lee Gutkind. Best Creative Nonfiction, Volume 3, an annual anthology, collecting the best narrative nonfiction from literary journals, ‘zines, blogs and other contemporary publishing venues. (2009).
  • Lee Gutkind. Kilimanjaro. (2009).
Research Activity
  • Gutkind,Lee*, Guston,David H. Communicating Science and Innovation Policy through Narrative: Workshops on Fostering Narrative Nonfiction Partnerships between Science Communicators. NSF-EHR(3/1/2012 - 2/28/2015).
  • Gutkind,Lee*, Guston,David H. To think, to write, to publish: Forging a working bond between next generation science communicators and next generation of science and technology . NSF-EHR(3/1/2010 - 2/28/2012).
Fall 2016
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HSD 598Special Topics
COM 598Special Topics
Spring 2016
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COM 598Special Topics
HSD 598Special Topics
COM 792Research
Spring 2015
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Spring 2014
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Fall 2013
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COM 792Research
Spring 2013
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Presentations
  • Lee Gutkind. lecture/workshop/throughout Australia and New Zealand--12 appearances. lecture/workshop (Jun 2010).
  • Lee Gutkind. Writing the Future. Conference (Mar 2010).
Service
  • The Creative Nonfiction Foundation, Chairman: Board (2010 - 2011)
  • Creative Nonfiction Magazine, Editor (2010 - 2011)
  • Associated Writing Programs, Nonfiction Book Awards (2010 - 2010)
  • Rewriting Your Thinking. Rethinking Your Writing, coordinator and presenter (2010 - 2010)
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