Pellissippi State Art Department
Writing on board

Heather Lee Schroeder, M.F.A.

Portable D, Room 101E
Fall 2015 schedule
Heather Lee Schroeder

Courses Taught

  • English 1010
  • English 1020
  • Business & Technical Writing


  • M.F.A., Creative Writing, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2006
    Thesis: "Luck Child"
  • B.A., Art History, Beloit College, 1994
  • A.A., Rock Valley Community College, 1994

Teaching Philosophy

Always maintain the courage to question my assumptions, to listen to my students, and to honor the unique and individual process of learning.



A Reader’s Guide to Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis. Enslow Publishing, January (2010).


Rules of Engagement,” SynaptIQ+ Social Era Knowledge, Spring (2013).

“What Actually Happened: A Bop.” Windows: A Collaborative Exhibit of Writing and Visual Arts, October (2011).

“Weanling.” Shoes: A Collaborative Exhibit of Writing and Visual Arts, October (2010).

“Switch Grass/Big Bluestem.” Southern Indiana Review, Fall (2008).

In Praise of an Elevator.” bornmagazine.com, Summer (2008).

“Acts of Faith.” Iron Horse Literary Review, February (2008).

“Good Buffalo.” Wisconsin People and Ideas, Fall (2006).

Letters to a Lover.” bornmagazine.com, Spring (2003).

“Signs of Life.” Beloit Fiction Journal, Spring (2001).