Colin Burch - Coastal Carolina University
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Colin Burch

Senior Lecturer

Contact Colin Burch

Brittian Hall 322

Spring 2023 Office Hours
Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays 11:00am - 12:00pm
*Please email for an appointment. 

What's another word for thesaurus?" -- Steven Wright


Colin Burch is a former journalist. As a newspaper reporter and section editor, he wrote features, columns, book essays, and travel articles for The (Myrtle Beach) Sun News, The Charlotte Observer, and other newspapers. His creative writing has appeared in Iodine Poetry Journal and Ironology 2015.


B.A., in English from NC State University in Raleigh, 1995

M.F.A., in Creative Writing from Queens University in Charlotte, 2008. 

Interesting Facts

Editor of, Co-advisor for Tempo Magazine

Teaching Areas

Creative writing, literary journal production, first-year composition

Research Areas

Creative nonfiction, literary journals