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Bryan is a poet, fiction writer, essayist and literary scholar. He is the author of three collections of poetry, Etymology, A History of Glass, and Native Bird; a collection of short stories, Ephraim's Eyes; and two scholarly books on literature: Resistance to Science in Contemporary American Poetry and Poetry and Mindfulness: Interruption to a Journey. He has been recognized by writing awards in New Zealand, Australia, Canada and the US. A Senior Fellow in the Higher Education Academy (UK), he has received a Vice Chancellor’s Award for Teaching Excellence and a national Tertiary Teaching Excellence Award. He teaches 139.123 Creative Writing, 139.229 Writing Poetry, 139.280 Creative Nonfiction and 139.765 New Directions in Creative Writing. His supervision interests include poetry writing, fiction writing and contemporary poetry and poetics.
Creative Writing, poetics, science and literature
21st Century Citizenship
Field of research codes
Performing Arts and Creative Writing (190400): Studies In Creative Arts And Writing (190000)
Creative Writing, poetry, fiction, 20th century American poetry, contemporary fiction