Classified Staff Senate

Danielle Letourneau

Senator, Web Master
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Office Location

132 Lewiston Campus

Phone

207-753-6572

Academic Degrees

  • University of Southern Maine, M.F.A. in Creative Writing
  • University of Southern Maine, B.A. in English

Profile

Senator - USM Classified Staff Senate

Chair - USM LAC Scholarship Committee

Areas of Expertise

Science Fiction and Fantasy literature in academia; genre diversity; Genre theory; Popular fiction writing; Popular fiction reading; FIber arts.

Presentations

PRESENTATIONS

Letourneau, Danielle. “Pejorative and Polarizing Perceptions: The Fight for the Abolition of Genre Prejudice.” International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts, 2019 Conference. 15 March 2019, Orlando Airport Marriott Lakeside, Orlando, FL.

Leto, D.R. “SFF Literature in Academia: Genre, Canonicity, and How to Conquer Perceptions (Or, I got Eighty-Seven Syllabi, but Pop. Fic. Ain’t on One).” Stonecoast MFA Summer Residency, 14 July 2015, Searles Building, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME.

 

READINGS

Letourneau, D.R. Chapter 10, Untraveled Worlds: Elements of Exile. Stonecoast MFA Summer Residency, 17 July 2015, Searles Building, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME. 

Letourneau, D.R. “Nancy Holder and the Seven Musical Notes.” Stonecoast MFA Summer Residency, 13 July 2015, The Brunswick Hotel and Tavern, Brunswick, ME.

Letourneau, D.R. Excerpt from Untraveled Worlds: Elements of Exile. Stonecoast MFA Winter Residency, 12 January 2015, Harraseeket Inn, Freeport, ME.

Letourneau, D.R. Chapter 1, Untraveled Worlds: Elements of Exile. Stonecoast MFA Summer Residency, 14 July 2014, The Brunswick Hotel and Tavern, Brunswick, ME.

Creative Activity

PUBLICATIONS

 

Letourneau, Danielle. “Symbiosis.” Stone House: A Literary Anthology. Ed. Bobbie Ford. New York: Bobbie Ford, 2014. 75-83.

 

Pelletier, Danielle. “The Haunting of Joseph Lionel.” Poetry Quarterly: The Sneaky Winter/Summer Edition (2012).

 

Pelletier, Danielle. “Tangled Hearts.” Poetry Quarterly: The Sneaky Winter/Summer Edition (2012).

 

Pelletier-Cairns, Danielle. “Rainfall.” Off the Coast 10.3 (2004): 52.