GARY ENNS
MFA, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Professor of English, Cerro Coso Community College

 

ABOUT GARY ENNS

Gary EnnsGary Enns received a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from University of Arkansas, Fayetteville and a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from California State University, Fresno. He currently teaches literature, composition, and creative writing for the CCOnline and Kern River Valley Campuses of Cerro Coso Community College.

In addition to teaching, Enns serves as an officer for the English Council of California Two Year Colleges (ECCTYC), a statewide and nationally recognized organization that includes departments of English and their faculty in all public and private two-year colleges in California. ECCTYC is the Pacific Coast Chapter of the Two-Year College English Association (TYCA) and a part of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE).

CREATIVE PROJECTS

English AATEnns' short stories have appeared in publications such as Granta, Crazyhorse, The Santa Barbara Review, The Willow Review, and Southern Humanities Review. Since 2000, he has coordinated and edited Cerro Coso's Metamorphoses: A Journal of Literature and Art.

Recent Publications

inside english Spring 2015Book Review of Dinty W. Moore's The Mindful Writer: Noble Truths of the Writing Life. inside english, Spring 2015 and online at SweepingZen.org, Feb. 2014.

CLASSES

View the list of courses Enns frequently teaches.

WRITING AND FORMATTING (MLA) TUTORIALS

Visit my Writing and Formatting Tutorials page for print and YouTube tutorials on general MLA style, works cited, and parenthetical citations.

WRITING AND READING RESOURCES FROM THE WEB

Visit my Writing and Reading Resources from the Web page for tips on literary study, formatting, research, and more.