David Schuman

Director of Creative Writing
Senior Lecturer in English
research interests:
  • Fiction Writing
  • Non-Fiction Writing
  • Microfiction
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    • Washington University
    • CB 1122
    • One Brookings Drive
    • St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
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    David Schuman currently directs the MFA program and coordinates the creative writing concentration for undergraduate English majors.

    Schuman’s fiction, nonfiction and reviews have appeared in CatapultJoylandMissouri Review, Carolina Quarterly, Conjunctions, Black Warrior Review, The Rumpus and many other publications. He has been awarded a Pushcart Prize and his story, “Stay,” was listed as a distinguished story in Best American Short Stories. He teaches a range of fiction and nonfiction courses, including The Short-Short, Sudden Fiction and Microfiction and Stories in the Suburbs.