Cheyenne Marco

Cheyenne Marco

Lecturer

ENGLISH

USD COMMUNITY COLLEGE FOR SIOUX FALLS - FSC1-223

Phone: (605) 677-5229

Email: Cheyenne.Marco@coyotes.usd.edu

Bio:

Cheyenne Marco teaches undergraduate English at the USD Community College for Sioux Falls. She draws inspiration for her creative writing and teaching from her rural roots. Marco also performs outreach for Friends of the Big Sioux River.


Teaching Interests:

Creative Writing, Business Writing, Composition, and Introduction to Literature


Research Interests:

Creative Writing, Rural Studies/Literature, Great Plains Literature, Frontier Literature, Agrarianism, and Nature/Environmental Writing


Education:

  • Ph D, Literary Studies: Creative Writing, University of South Dakota, 2018
  • MA, English, University of South Dakota, 2014
  • BA, Literature & Creative Writing, Southwest Minnesota State University, 2012
  • AA, Liberal Arts, Minnesota West Community & Technical College, 2010

Publications:

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  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Review of Jennifer Case's Sawbill: A Search for Place". Gravel, 2018.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "One of Two", 105-120. Vol. 18, Iss. 1. Cape Girardeau MO: The Big Muddy, 2018.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Archimedes' Principle of Buoyancy", 83. Brookings, SD: Oakwood, 2018.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Review of Dan O'Brien's Great Plains Bison". Bellingham, WA: Empty Mirror, 2017.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Invasive", 69-70. Vol. 1, Iss. 1. In Layman's Terms , 2017.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Religious Mania," "I Am," "St. Johanna," and "Prayer", 33-36. Dappled Things, 2017.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Deadly Sins" and "The Outdoor Code". Vol. 26. Tipton Poetry Journal, 2016.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. Commandments. The Voices Project, 2016.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Cadavers". Vol. 4, Iss. 1. Richmond, VA: Medical Literary Messenger, 2016.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Amendments" and "The Method.". Turk's Head Review, 2016.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Old Orchard". Poetry WTF?!, 2016.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "The Sins of Eve", 6-17. Vol. 3, Iss. 2. Rosemont, PA: Rathalla Review, 2016.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Playing with Fire and Water: Dualities in Bud Smith's 'F-250'". Vol. 1 Brooklyn, 2015.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Sarah's Tree", 36-46. Mitchell, SD: Prairie Winds, 2015.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Drowned". Microfiction Monday, 2014.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Stationed by the Pen, Stationed by the Plow", 59-63. Vol. 4, Iss. 1. MN: Lake Region Review, 2014.
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Back Burn", 33-45. Vol. 3, Iss. 1. MN: Lake Region Review, 2013.

Awards and Honors:

  • The Frederick Manfred Award for Creative Writing, Western Literature Assocation, 2017
  • English Department Memorial Scholarship, University of South Dakota, 2017
  • Emily Haddad Graduate Teaching Award, University of South Dakota, 2017
  • Wayne S. and Esther M. Knutson Award for Playwriting, University of South Dakota, 2016

Presentations:

  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Nonfiction Session II". Presented at the John R. Milton Writer's Conference, Vermillion, SD. (October 26, 2018)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Know Your Place: Crafting Spaces in Creative Nonfiction". Presented at the Vermillion Literary Project Annual Literary Festival and Sorcerer's Apprentice Creative Writing Camp, Vermillion, SD. (April 21, 2018)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. ""Water, Water Everywhere: A Writer's Perspective on Water Quality in the Northern Plains". Presented at the IDEAFest, Vermillion, SD. (April 5, 2018)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "CW: Memoir and Activism in the West". Presented at the Annual Conference of the Western Literature Association, Minneapolis, MN. (October 27, 2017)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "On Impersonal Things: The Failure of Classical Education in Willa Cather's My Ántonia". Presented at the Annual Conference of the Western Literature Association, Minneapolis, MN. (October 26, 2017)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "The Poetics of Identity and Violence". Presented at the Cultures of Change: Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Research Conference,, Vermillion, SD. (March 24, 2017)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "The Big Train that Couldn't: The Triumph of the Agrarian Myth in Norris's The Octopus". Presented at the John R. Milton Writer's Conference, Vermillion, SD. (October 29, 2016)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Creative Readings/Multiple Genres: Spaces and Places II.". Presented at the John R. Milton Writer's Conference, Vermillion, SD. (October 29, 2016)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Condemning the Home: Domestic Oppression in Hannah Webster Foster's The Coquette". Presented at the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association 2016 Conference, Salt Lake City, UT. (October 7, 2016)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Homefront". Presented at the Imagine Fergus Falls Creative Writers Open Reading, Fergus Falls, MN. (February 26, 2016)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "So Ram Made a Commercial". Presented at the Sigma Tau Delta High Plains Conference, Hayes, KS. (October 24, 2015)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Argumentation & Advertising Workshop". Presented at the The University of South Dakota Writing Center Workshop Series, Vermillion, SD. (October 7, 2015)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Writing the Rural Narrative". Presented at the IDEAFest, Vermillion, SD. (April 16, 2015)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "A Reading eXperiment". Presented at the Festival of Language: 2015 AWP Off-Site Reading, Minneapolis, MN. (April 9, 2015)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Argumentation Workshop". Presented at the The University of South Dakota Writing Center Workshop Series, Vermillion, SD. (September 17, 2014)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Stationed by the Plow". Presented at the Minnesota State University Mankato English Graduate Conference, Mankato, MN. (April 2014)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "Back Burn". Presented at the Lake Region Review Public Reading, Alexandria, MN. (December 2013)
  • Marco, Cheyenne. "'Traveling from Here to There': The Empathy of Writing Geography and Self". Presented at the John R. Milton Writer's Conference, Vermillion, SD. (November 2, 2013)