Warner, Sharon Oard

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WARNER, Sharon Oard

WARNER, Sharon Oard. American, b. 1952. Genres: Novellas/Short stories. Career: University of Kansas, Lawrence, instructor, 1980-84, lecturer in English, 1984-85; Northeast Louisiana University, Monroe, instructor in English, 1985-87; Iowa State University, Ames, instructor in English, 1987- 88; Drake University, Des Moines, IA, visiting assistant professor of English, 1988-93; Des Moines Area Community College, instructor, 1993-94; University of New Mexico, assistant professor, 1994-2000, director of creative writing, 1998-, associate professor, 2000-. Taos Summer Writers' Conference, founding director, 1999-; gives readings from her works. Publications: Learning to Dance and Other Stories, 1992; Deep in the Heart, 2000. EDITOR: (with M. Farley) Nineteen Stories: Contemporary Fiction by Kansas Writers, 1982; The Way We Write Now. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor of stories, articles, and reviews to periodicals. Address: Department of English, Language & Literature, University of New Mexico, Humanities Bldg Rm 255, Albuquerque, NM 87131, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]