Program Director and Faculty Adviser

Lyn Hejinian

Lyn Hejinian

John F. Hotchkis Professor of English
406 Wheeler Hall
Mailbox: 322 Wheeler Hall
Website: Click Here

Office Hours

By Appointment

Student Academic Advisor

Laura Demir

235 Evans Hall
(510) 642-2363
Mailbox: 258 Evans Hall

Laura Demir will not have drop-in office hours on the following days: Friday, August 16th; Monday, August 19th and Wednesday, August 21st.

DROP-IN OFFICE HOURS: Mon - Fri 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

SCHEDULED APPOINTMENTS: Mon - Fri 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
To schedule an in-person or telephone appointment,  gp to Please note the calendar only shows two weeks at a time.


Participating Faculty

Melanie Abrams (Novelist, Writer) - English
Vikram Chandra (Novelist, Writer) - English
Eric Falci (Critic) - English
Thomas Farber (Novelist, Writer, Publisher) - English
Robert Hass (Poet, Critic) - English
Lyn Hejinian (Poet, Writer, Translator) - English
Georgina Kleege (Essayist, Novelist) - English
J. Mira Kopell (Screenwriter) - Film & Media
Raymond Lifchez (Architect, Writer) - Architecture and City & Regional Planning
Geoffrey G. O'Brien (Poet, Critic) - English
Namwali Serpell (Novelist, Writer, Critic) - English
John Shoptaw (Poet, Librettist, Critic) - English

Contact the faculty's home department for office hours.