English and Journalism

John Schulze

Creative Writing

Email jc-schulze@wiu.edu
Office 107 Simpkins Hall: 309-298-2823
Office hours TR 9:00-9:30, 12:15- 1:15 and W 12:00-1:00
Web page http://www.pennstewart.com

PhD- University of Nebraska

MFA- University of Memphis

BS- University of New Orleans


John Schulze teaches academic and creative writing. His creative work is presented under the pseudonym Penn Stewart. He is the author of the novel Fertile Ground, and he's published personal essays, book reviews, articles, poetry, and numerous short stories in journals and magazines. His most recent work has appeared or is forthcoming in Night Train, Conclave: A Journal  of CharacterPrairie Schooner, Two Hawks Quarterly, Ellipsis, Word Riot, Dogplotz, A River and Sound Review, The Meadowland Review, and elsewhere. You can learn more about John by visiting his website.

John Schulze is also the faculty advisor for Elements and a co-coordinator of Boiler Room Reading Series.