About the Instructors

Gordon Sauer, Director

Gordon Sauer earned his MFA in fiction from Columbia University, where he was a Teaching Fellow. His fiction and nonfiction have appeared in Narrative Magazine, Columbia College Today, and BoulevardWhile living in New York City, Gordon interned at The New Yorkerworked as a freelance writer for Columbia College Today, and was on the board of Columbia: A Journal of Literature and Art. He's been a resident on scholarship at the Vermont Studio Center and has been teaching creative writing for the past five years. Currently, Gordon is an Assistant Teaching Professor of English at the University of Missouri-Columbia.