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educator , writer

Marian Marie Pierce, American writer, educator. Named Frederick Exley Fiction Competition Winner, Gentlemen’s Quarterly magazine, 1995; Literature Arts grantee, 2004, Paul Engle fellow, The Iowa Writers' Workshop, 1996-1997, MacDowell Colony fellow, 1997.

Background

Pierce, Marian Marie was born on March 7, 1959 in Cleveland. Daughter of William Moses and Thelma Lee Pierce.

Education

Bachelor, University Iowa, 1981. Master of Fine Arts, University Iowa, 1996.

Career

Creative writing instructor Marylhurst (Oregon) University, since 1999, University of California at Los Angeles Extension Writer's Program, since 2000.

Connections

father:
William Moses

mother:
Thelma Lee Pierce