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College of Arts & Sciences
Department of English Language and Literature

Faculty and Staff Directory

David Bajo

Associate Professor
MFA Program Director
Department of English Language and Literature

Phone Number: (803) 576-5974
Office: HUO 202
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MFA in Fiction, University of California, Irvine
MA in English Literature, University of Michigan
BA in English Literature, University of San Diego

Areas of Specialization 

   Creative Writing
   Contemporary Fiction

Recently Taught Courses 

Advanced Fiction Workshop
Fiction Workshop
Introduction to Creative Writing
Advanced Writing
Honors Composition and Literature

Selected Publications 

   • Mercy 6, a novel, September 2014
   The 351 Books of Irma Arcuri, a novel, June 2008
   Panopticon, a novel, October 2010

   “Snake Life.” Chattahoochee Review, Winter 2014
   “Prima X.” Your Impossible Voice, Summer 2014
   "Lichen." Five Chapters, December 2008.
   "The Day the Earth Caught Fire." Cimarron Review, Summer 2005: Issue 152.
   "The Treasure of Felix Piedras." Zyzzyva, Spring 1993: Vol. 9 #1.
   "The Carrion Heart." The Sun, June/July 1992: Issue 199.