MIAMI-DADE COLLEGE | KENDALL
  Marta Magellan
    Department of English
       
    GENERAL INFORMATION
 
Marta Magellan
Professor of English
Miambiance Magazine Adviser

Department of English
Phone: 305-237-2931
E-mail: marta.magellan@mdc.edu
Office: 2218-42
Kendall Campus
11011 SW 104 Street
Miami, FL 33176
     
    COURSE INFORMATION
   
ENC 1101 English Composition 1
ENC 1102 English Composition 2
CRW 2002 Creative Writing for Magazines
LIT 2330 Survey of Children's Literature
Lit 2480 Literature and Culture
     
   
     
    EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
   
M. A  Theoretical Linguistics, University of Florida, 1977

B. A.. English, University of Florida, 1975
 
    CURRENT PROJECTS
   
Miambiance
I advise the student literary magazine with Professor Ricardo Pau-Llosa.

Arts & Letters Day
I am Program Director for the annual Arts & Letters Day event on Kendall Campus.

Fantasy Story Contest
I direct the Fantasy Story Contest during Arts & Letters week in the spring.  Students submit children's fantasies to be judged first by me and several colleagues, then by children ages 5 - 11.

Florida Community College Press Association
I am secretary for the state organization FCCPA, which works with all the community college media in the state of Florida.
 

 

     
    INTERESTS
   
Writing for children is my favorite professional interest at the moment.  I am a member of the Society for Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and attend many conferences they host. I also travel and write.
     
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