Davis Schneiderman

On a trip to Navy Pier in Chicago, Professor Schneiderman talks about the world's first Ferris Wheel during the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition.On a trip to Navy Pier in Chicago, Professor Schneiderman talks about the world's first Ferris Wheel during the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition.

Associate Dean of the Faculty
Director of the Center for Chicago Programs

Specialization

Creative Writing
William S. Burroughs
Postmodernism
Innovative and Avant Literature
American Literature
American Studies / Chicago Literature and History

Education

PhD Binghamton University
MA Binghamton University
BA The Pennsylvania State University

Courses Taught

First-Year Studies 175: Literature, Art & Rebellious Consumers
English 100: Composition
English 110: Introduction to Literature
English 205: 20th-Century American Literature
English 235: Creative Writing
English 250: Contemporary Literature and the Marketplace
English 324: Lake Forest College Press: Book Production
English 326: Postmodernism
English 360: Advanced Fiction Writing
English 440: Senior Writing Seminar
American Studies 200: Topics: The American Avant-Garde: 1960-1980
American Studies 200: Topics: Second City, Second Nature
Masters of Liberal Studies: Chicago Dreaming

Novels

INK. 2014. Jaded Ibis Press.

[SIC]. 2013. Jaded Ibis Press.

Blank: A Novel.  2011.  Jaded Ibis Press. 

Drain. 2010. Northwestern University Press.

DIS. BlazeVox, 2008.

Abecedarium. [w/ Carlos Hernandez] Chiasmus Press, 2007.

Multifesto: A Henri d’Mescan Reader. Spuyten Duyvil Press. Limited-edition art book, 2006.

Edited Books

SHHH: The Story of a Childhood. By Raymond Federman. Ed and intro. Davis Schneiderman. Starcherone, 2010.

The Exquisite Corpse: Chance and Collaboration in Surrealism’s Parlor Game. Eds. Kanta Kochhar-Lindgren, Davis Schneiderman, and Tom Denlinger. U. of Nebraska Press, 2010.

The &NOW AWARDS: The Best Innovative Writing. Robert Archambeau, Davis Schneiderman and Steve Tomasula. &NOW Books, 2009.

Retaking the Universe: William S. Burroughs in the Age of Globalization. Eds. Davis Schneiderman and Philip Walsh. Pluto Press, 2004.

Audiocollage

Memorials to Future Catastrophes (with Don Meyer). Jaded Ibis Productions, 2008.