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Amy Quan

Assistant Professor and Ithaca Seminar Program Coordinator, Writing
School: School of Humanities and Sciences
Phone: 607-274-3503
Office: Smiddy Hall 404A, Ithaca, NY 14850


Creative Nonfiction
Environmental Writing
Personal Essay and Memoir

Ithaca College Courses Taught

Academic Writing
Introduction to the Essay
Spoken Words: Ithaca College Seminar
Personal Essay
Disrupting Genres and Mapping Our Worlds (both in conjunction with the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival)


M.A., Cornell University

B.A., University of California Santa Cruz

Professional Affiliations

Association of Writers and Writing Programs
Conference on College Composition & Communication
National Council of Teachers of English