English faculty Jay Ponteri partners with Literary Arts for two upcoming events: a reading on December 17, 2014, and a Memoir Writing Boot Camp, led by Ponteri, beginning in January.
Department of English
MA, Portland State University
BA, Whitman College
Introduction to Expository Writing & Critical Thinking
Zapoura Calvert has been teaching writing courses since 2004 in the Portland area. Her academic interests are in visual literacy, theories of relationally reading art and literature, and cultural studies. In her spare time, she is a singer, a writer of poetry and an avid reader.