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Michael Larkin

Lecturer
Office Address: 
M17 Wheeler Hall
Office Hours: 
MW 2-3 pm pm and by appointment
Phone: 
510-642-5570
Biography 

Michael Larkin has an M.F.A. in fiction writing from the University of Pittsburgh, and a bachelor's degree from UC Berkeley. In addition to teaching courses in reading and composition and creative writing, he is coordinator of the College Writing Programs' Summer Bridge Course, CW N2--Writing the Bridge: From High School to the University; and he is co-curator of the annual UC Berkeley Summer Reading List for New Students.

His fiction and nonfiction have been nominated for Pushcart Prizes, been featured as "Notable Reading" in the Best American Nonrequired Reading series, and have appeared in publications such as The Missouri Review, Arroyo Literary Review, Cimarron Review, and Writing on the Edge, among others. In the digital realm, he can be found variously on his home page, his blog, or on Twitter @LarkinBerkeley.