Paul Park

Paul Park
Senior Lecturer in English
email
413-597-4706
Stetson Hall Rm 611

Education

B.A. Hampshire College (1975)

Courses

Note: courses in gray are not offered this academic year.

ENGL 150(S)

Expository Writing

ENGL 221(F)

A Science Fiction and Fantasy-Writing Seminar

ENGL 236

Fields of Barley, Streets of Gold: Utopia in Fiction

ARTH 506(S)

An Expository Writing Workshop

Scholarship/Creative Work

  • Soldiers of Paradise,  (novel, 1987)–finalist, Arthur C. Clarke Award
  • Sugar Rain,  (novel, 1989)
  • The Cult of Loving Kindness,  (novel, 1992)
  • Celestis,  (novel, 1996)–finalist, Nebula Award
  • The Gospel of Corax,  (novel, 1996)
  • Three Marys,  (novel, 2000)
  • If Lions Could Speak,  (story collection, 2002)
  • No Traveller Returns,  (novella, 2004)
  • A Princess of Roumania,  (novel, 2005)–finalist, World Fantasy Award
  • The Tourmaline,  (novel, 2006)
  • The White Tyger,  (novel, 2007)
  • The Hidden World,  (novel, 2008)
  • The Rose of Sarifal,  (under the pseudonym Paulina Claiborne:  novel, 2012)
  • Ghosts Doing the Orange Dance,  (novella, 2013)–finalist, Nebula Award
  • All Those Vanished Engines,  (novel, Tor Books, 2013)
  • Other Stories,  (story collection, 2014)

Awards, Fellowships & Grants

My novels, short stories, and poems have been finalists for the following prizes:  the Nebula Award (twice), the World Fantasy Award (three times), the Arthur C. Clarke Award, the British Science Fiction Award, the James R. Tiptree Award (twice), the Sidewise Award for Alternate History (twice), the Locus Readers’ Award (twice), the Rhysling Poetry Award, the International Horror Guild Award, and the Theodore Sturgeon Award (twice).  But nothing’s ever actually won anything.

Current Winter Study Courses

  • ENGL 41   Intensive Expository Writing