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Interactive mural by Jessica Langley '05 represents the ener...
CIA Exhibition: Jan 15, 2015
35th Annual Scholastic Art & Writing Exhibition
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Events: Jan 19, 2015 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland in Cleveland, OH
CIA Freshman Mail Art at MOCA
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CIA Exhibition: Feb 13, 2015
69th Annual Student Independent Exhibition
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Title Associate Professor of Literature
Department Liberal Arts
Courses Hybrid Writing | Woman's Words | Writing + Inquiry I: Basic Composition + Contemporary Ideas | Writing + Inquiry II: Research and Intellectual Traditions | Writing + Inquiry III: Narrative Forms | Writing for the Art + Design Career | Writing for the Sciences
Dr. Joyce Kessler is Associate Professor of Literature at the Cleveland Institute of Art. She earned her Ph.D. in American Literature from Case Western Reserve University.
She is the current Chair of Liberal Arts and served as Interim Dean of Faculty from 2005 to 2007. Dr. Kessler teaches courses in women's literature, comparative literature, narrative studies, literature and social history, basic composition, hybrid writing, and advanced expository writing. She has written on the topics of women's studies and stylistics, but her scholarship is focused primarily on the fiction of Willa Cather.
Degree PhD, American Literature from Case Western Reserve University; MA, Cleveland State University; BA, English Literature from Cleveland State University
While at CIA, you'll learn from the masters through our rigorous, world-class curriculum and connect with working professionals to begin your career.