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Cheyenne Marco

Cheyenne Marco

Lecturer

ENGLISH

USD COMMUNITY COLLEGE FOR SIOUX FALLS - FSC1-223

Phone: (605) 274-9567

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.


Teaching Interests:

Creative Writing, Business Writing, Composition, <br> 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)