Poet, Editor, Teacher


  • Poetry Workshop (Elementary School)
  • Poetry Workshop (Middle School)
  • Poetry Workshop (Correctional Facility)
  • Poetry Mentoring (Teen Program)

Framingham State University

  • Expository Writing
  • Professional Writing
  • Business Writing
  • Writing for Online and Social Media

In both university and community settings, I take a feminist pedagogical approach to teaching, striving to create a safe, supportive, and student-centered environment that fosters the exchange of ideas. Here's a sampling of some of the courses I've taught:

Colleen Coyne



University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

  • Introduction to Creative Writing
  • Introduction to Poetry Writing
  • Intermediate Poetry Writing
  • Introduction to Fiction Writing
  • Reading the Cemetery: Headstones, Horror, and History
  • Writing for Social Justice (public workshop)