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Dinty W. Moore


Director of Creative Writing

Creative Writing: Nonfiction

Office: Ellis 353
Office Phone: 593-2838
Email: moored4@ohio.edu
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Dinty W. Moore’s memoir Between Panic & Desire was winner of the Grub Street Nonfiction Book Prize in 2009.  His other books include The Mindful Writer, The Accidental Buddhist, The Emperor’s Virtual Clothes, the writing guide, Crafting The Personal Essay: A Guide for Writing and Publishing Creative Nonfiction, and the craft anthology The Rose Metal Press Guide to Writing Flash Nonfiction.. Moore has published essays and stories in The Southern Review, The Georgia Review, Harper’s, The New York Times Sunday Magazine, The Philadelphia Inquirer Magazine, Gettysburg Review, Utne Reader, and Crazyhorse, among numerous other venues. He edits Brevity: The Journal of Concise Literary Nonfiction.


Creative Nonfiction Workshops
Form and Theory: Nonfiction
History of the Essay

Creative Nonfiction Workshops
Form and Theory: Nonfiction
Literary Editing and Publishing
Introduction to Prose Fiction and Nonfiction

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