Marcella Remund

Marcella Remund

Instructor

ENGLISH

Dakota Hall 228

Phone: (605) 677-5229

Email: Marcella.Remund@usd.edu

Teaching Interests:

creative writing, literature, poetry/poetics, composition


Research Interests:

contemporary poetry, comparative religions, sacred texts as literature


Education:

  • MA, English/Creative Writing, University of South Dakota, 1994
  • BA, English/Creative Writing, University of South Dakota, 1991
  • Ph D, English/Creative Writing, University of South Dakota,

Awards and Honors:

  • First Place Poetry Prize, Coastal Bend Wellness Foundation, Switchgrass Review, 2016
  • Hargrove Editor's Prize, Finalist, Mississippi State University, Jabberwok Review, 2016
  • High Plains Writers Prize, High Plains Writers, 2010
  • Rita Dove Poetry Prize, Salem College, 2009

Presentations:

  • Remund, Marcella, Obach, Melinda Obach, Schoenfeld, Staci, Beem, Katherine Beem. "Possible Lives, Impossible Places: Transplants and Locals Read:. Presented at the John R. Milton Writers' Conference, Vermillion SD. (October 2016)
  • Remund, Marcella, Obach, Melinda, Schoenfeld, Staci. "Burning the Apron: Dakota Women Poets Reimagine Midwestern Manners". Presented at the Western Literature Association Conference, Big Sky, MT. (September 2016)
  • Remund, Marcella. Dakota Women Poets Read. Presented at the Dakota Women Poets, Sioux Falls SD. (February 27, 2016)
  • Remund, Marcella. Dakota Women Poets Read. Presented at the Dakota Women Poets, SDSU, Brookings SD. (February 2015)
  • Obach, Melinda A., Remund, Marcella. Found Inspiration: Uncovering Truths. Presented at the 2014 Women and Spirituality Conference, Mankato, MN. (October 11, 2014)
  • Remund, Marcella. "Rooted & Restless: South Dakota Poets Read". Presented at the John R. Milton Writers Conference, USD. (November 1, 2013)
  • Remund, Marcella. "Peacock Dreams". Presented at the P3: Poets, Painters, Pavilion, Sioux Falls, SD. (December 2012)
  • Remund, Marcella. Poetry Reading. Presented at the USD Women's Research Conference, Washington Street Arts Center. (October 16, 2012)
  • Remund, Marcella, Obach, Melinda. Coded Language: Poetry & Journaling. Presented at the Women and Spirituality Conference, Mankato MN. (October 5, 2012)
  • Remund, Marcella. "Prairie Rebellion: Four (Im)Polite Poets Read". Presented at the John R. Milton Writer's Conference, USD. (October 2011)
  • Remund, Marcella. "Settling and Unsettling the West in East River South Dakota". Presented at the Western Literature Association Annual Conference, Missoula, Montana. (October 2011)
  • Remund, Marcella. Nickerettes (musical performance). Presented at the USD Women's Research Conference, Washington Street Arts Center. (March 2011)
  • Remund, Marcella. "Totem". Presented at the P3: Poets, Painters, Pavilion, Sioux Falls, SD. (December 5, 2010)
  • Remund, Marcella, Cropp, Jenny, Obach, Melinda. Midwestern Meditations: Women Poets Read. Presented at the Women & Spirituality Conference, Mankato, MN. (October 23, 2010)
  • Remund, Marcella. "Tarnished Saints". Presented at the Scissortail Writer's Conference, Ada, OK. (April 1, 2010)
  • Remund, Marcella. "Mandala". Presented at the P3: Poets, Painters, Pavilion, Sioux Falls, SD. (January 30, 2010)