Sean Casey

Sean Casey

Sean Casey, Instructor

Office: Bates 203A
Phone: (413) 572-8381

Sean Casey has taught composition and creative writing at a number of colleges and universities. He received an M.F.A. in fiction writing from University of Massachusetts in 2007. His stories have appeared in various journals, including McSweeney's, The Massachusetts Review, and Columbia.


  • M.F.A. in Fiction Writing, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2007
  • B.A. in English, Brown University, 2001

Recent Publications:

  • Selection from "The Prison Poems of Kenneth Lay," Chiron Review, Issue 103, Spring 2016
  • Excerpts from "To Wanderlei Silva," Chiron Review, Issue 100, Summer 2015
    "The Agnostic Grappler's Itinerary," WebConjunctions, November 2011
  • “Conversations with Girls," McSweeney’s Quarterly Concern, Issue 34, 2010

Courses Taught:

  • Urban Education Summer Writing Workshop
  • English 101 Composition I
  • English 102 Composition II
  • English 215 Introduction to American Literature
  • English 217 American Literature Since 1865
  • English 246 Creative Writing
  • English 392 Business and Technical Writing