Teaching at Kennesaw State since 2004
Education: PhD in curriculum and instruction (English Education) 2004, MFA in creative writing 1994, Graduate Teaching Licensure 1997
Specializations: Playwriting, English Teacher Education (pedagogy and methodology), Young Adult fiction
Courses Regularly Taught: ENGL 3310, Principles of Teaching Writing; PRWR 6480 Creative Writing, playwriting for MAPW students; ENGL 7735, Principle of Teaching Writing for MAT and MED students; PRWR 6460, Creative Writing YA Fiction; WRIT 3110, Creative writing, playwriting
Most Recent or Most Important Publications: Pizza With Shrimp On Top, a play published by Dramatic Publishing, nominated for the 2007 Distinguished National Play Award for the Middle and Secondary School Audiences by The American Alliance for Theatre in Education (AATE); short story, “The Zoo,” won Runner Up for the 2013 Walker Percy Prize for Short Fiction. Recent stories have appeared in Bohemia Art & Literary Journal, Every Day Fiction, Black Heart Magazine, and Linguistic Erosion, and a ten minute play featured in the February 2013 issue of Eleveneleven Arts and Literary Journal. Levy’s young adult novel, WAISTED, is currently being circulated by an established NY publishing agency.
Personal Website Address: www.aaronlevy.org