Angela Merta Brandt

Angela Merta Brandt

Angela Merta Brandt

  • B.F.A. English/writing, University of St. Catherine, 1992
  • M.F.A. creative writing/poetry, University of Minnesota, 1998
First year at SCAD:


Awards, recognition and honors

Geselle Writer's Fellowship; Anderson House Winner; Ruth Lilly Poetry Contest Finalist, Edelstein Keller Fellowship

Publications and presentations

  • "A Student in Poetry I is Writing a Poem" Spoon River Review 2011
  • "Loading the Bales", "Minneapolis", "Begin Again", "We Thought We Heard Rain" Kalliope 2008
  • "Landscape with Heart", "Porcelain Picture in a Hilltop Cemetery, Spoleto, Italy" Journal of Curriculum Theorizing 2007
  • "The Foreign City", "Let it at Least Come to This" Moon City Review 2004
  • "The Body that Swept Past the Cabin" The Louisiana Review 2003
  • "The Figure and the Sea in the Painting", "The Knowledge" Convergence 2002
  • "The Figure and the Sea in the Painting" One Trick Pony 2001
  • "The Killing" The Nebraska Review 1999
  • "The Knowledge" The Texas Observer 1998
  • "Nadine in the Dark" Southern Anthology 1998
  • "By Wind, By Rain" The North Stone Review 1997

Previous Positions

Instructor, University of Minnesota; instructor, Minneapolis College of Art and Design; instructor, Wesleyan College; assistant editor: Luna Poetry Anthology; editor: Artemis

Courses Taught

  • CREA 157 Poetry Writing I
  • CREA 257 Poetry Writing II
  • CREA 357 Poetry Writing III
  • ENGL 123 Composition
  • ENGL 148 Psychological Realism in Literature
  • WRIT 205 Writing for the Arts I
  • WRIT 210 Promotional Writing
  • WRIT 255 Business and Professional Writing