Lissa Bloomer

Lissa Bloomer

Senior Instructor

Office

455 Shanks Hall 
181 Turner St. NW 
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Phone

(540) 231-6150

Email

Department Membership

English

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Expertise

  • Freshman Composition
  • Creative Writing
  • Children’s Literature
  • Gender & Learning
  • Science Fiction & Fantasy, Speculative Fiction

Professional Activities

  • Creative Writing Committee
  • Instructors’ Concerns Committee
  • Mentor to Graduate Teaching Assistants

Education

  • M.A. Virginia Tech
  • M.A. Hollins University
  • B.A. Virginia Tech

Awards and Honors

  • Sporn Award
  • Diggs Award
  • Excalibur Award

Additional Information

I am a potter, a beekeeper, a writer, and have been teaching at Virginia Tech since 1990, and a Hokie since 1985.