Poet, novelist, critic

Alfred  Corn

Teaching Experience

Wroxton College, Oxfordshire, U.K., poetry workshop, June 2007.
The Poetry School, London, U.K., October-December 2005.
Oklahoma State University, 2002-2003, Visiting Professor. Graduate and undergraduate poetry workshops.
The University of Tulsa, Bell Chair, 2001-2002, poetry workshops and “Poetry and Pilgrimage.”
Columbia University, Graduate Writing Division, School of the Arts, Spring 1983 through Spring    
2001. Adjunct Professor: poetry workshops, seminars in literature, and introduction to prosody.
Hofstra University, Fall 1999 through Fall 2000, Visiting Professor, Beginning Poetry, Advanced Poetry and Prose, Twentieth-Century American Women Poets, The Writing of Memoir.
New York State Summer Writers’ Institute, July 1994: poetry workshop.
Sarah Lawrence College, Spring 1994, Visiting Professor: Poetic Technique.
The New York Y.M.H.A., Spring 1993: poetry workshop.
University of Tulsa, Fall 1992, Bell Chair, poetry workshop and literature survey.
Yale University, Stiles College, Spring 1992: poetry workshop.
The New York Y.M.H.A., Spring 1992: poetry workshop.
West Side Y.M.C.A., Fall-Winter 1991: poetry workshop.
The New School, Lang College, Fall 1991, Adjunct Associate Professor: reading prose fiction.
The New School, Lang College, Spring 1991, Adjunct Associate Professor: reading prose fiction.
Ohio State University, Fall 1990, Visiting Professor: advanced poetry workshop.
University of California, Los Angeles, Winter,1990, Visiting Professor: poetry workshop.
University of Cincinnati, The Elliston Chair in Poetry, Fall 1989: poetry workshop.
The New School, Parsons, Fall 1988, Humanities lectures: Symbolism from its origins to the present.
The New York Y.M.H.A., Fall 1988, poetry workshop.
Yale University, Silliman College, Spring 1986: poetry workshop.
The New York Y.M.H.A., Spring 1986, poetry tutorial.
The New York Y.M.H.A., Spring 1985: seminar on “The New Poetry.”
The City University of New York, Fall 1984, Adjunct Assistant Professor: graduate poetry workshop.
West Side Y.M.C.A., Fall 1984: poetry workshop.
The City University of New York, Spring 1984, Adjunct Assistant Professor: poetry workshop.
The New York Y.M.H.A., Fall 1983, poetry workshop.
The New York Y.M.H.A., Fall 1982, poetry workshop.
Connecticut College, Spring 1980 to Fall 1981, Assistant Professor: poetry and fiction workshops.
Yale University, Fall 1980, Visiting Assistant Professor: seminar in poetry writing.
Yale University, Silliman College, Spring 1978, poetry workshop.
Yale University, Silliman College, Spring 1977, poetry workshop.
Columbia University, 1968‑1970, Preceptor: beginning and advanced French.


Teaching Residencies
West Chester Poetry Conference, June 2016.
Poet in Residence, West Chester University, April 2016
The Old Olive Press, Almàssera Vella, Alicante, Spain, June 2008.
Arvon Foundation at Totleigh Barton, Devon, U.K., November 2005.
Poetry Festival, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, January 2003.
Provincetown Poetry Festival, keynote speaker, April 2000
Goddard College, July 1999
West Chester Writers’ Conference, West Chester University, June 1999
West Chester Writers’ Conference, West Chester University, June 1998.
Port Townsend Writers’ Conference, Port Townsend, WA, July 1997.
West Chester Writers’ Conference, West Chester, PA, June 1997.
Participant in the Rencontre Québécoise Internationale des Écrivains, under the sponsorship of the  United States Information Agency, April 1997.
Poet of the Month, February 1997, for Compuserve’s Internet Literary Forum
Hurst Residency in Poetry, Washington University, October 1994.
James Thurber House, Poet-in-Residence, Fall 1990.
George Mason University, Poet-in-Residence, October 1980.