Rebecca Fremo


Professor in English

Rebecca Fremo's interests include feminist rhetorics and teaching multilingual student writers. Director of the Writing Program, she also led the Gustavus Writing Center from 2000-2011. Fremo teaches courses including Writing Creative Nonfiction, Writing and Nonprofits, and The Writing Process, as well as First Term Seminar (FTS).  Her FTS, "Why Multi Matters," invites multilingual students to reflect on the relationship between cultural identity and language use in educational settings.  Fremo writes poems and essays, and her chapbook of poems, Chasing Northern Lights, was published by Finishing Line Press in 2012.  Recent essays include "Bring Out Your Dead," published by Mud Season Review and nonimanted for Best of the Net (creative nonfiction), and a piece titled "Eclipsed"is forthcoming this fall in Mothers Always Write. The Sunlight Press will publish three poems this March, and her first book length collection of poems, Moving This Body, is forthcoming in 2019 from Main Street Rag Press.


B.A. Virginia Tech; M.A. Virgina Tech; Ph.D. Ohio State University

Courses Taught

Synonym Title Times Taught Terms Taught
FTS-100 FTS:Why Multi Matters 15 2018/FA, 2017/FA, 2016/FA, 2015/FA, 2013/FA, 2012/FA, 2010/FA, 2009/FA, 2008/FA, 2006/FA, 2005/FA, 2004/FA, 2003/FA, 2001/FA, and 2000/FA
ENG-212 Academic Writing 12 2015/FA, 2014/SP, 2013/SP, 2011/FA, 2010/FA, 2010/SP, 2008/FA, 2007/SP, 2006/SP, 2003/SP, 2002/SP, and 2001/SP
ENG-256 Creative Nonfiction 10 2020/FA, 2019/FA, 2017/FA, 2013/FA, 2011/FA, 2009/FA, 2006/SP, 2005/FA, 2004/FA, and 2002/SP
ENG-237 Young Adult Lit 8 2021/SP, 2019/SP, 2013/SP, 2012/SP, 2011/SP, 2009/SP, 2007/SP, and 2001/SP
ENG-247 Teaching Writing 6 2016/SP, 2014/SP, 2012/SP, 2010/SP, 2004/SP, and 2003/SP
ENG-210 Writing Process 5 2020/FA, 2020/SP, 2018/FA, 2018/SP, and 2016/FA
ENG-399 Senior Seminar 4 2016/FA, 2011/SP, 2006/FA, and 2004/SP
ENG-397 Methods and Materials of Secondary Education 4 2007/JN, 2005/JN, 2002/JN, and 2001/JN
ENG-310 Write:Nonprofits 3 2019/FA, 2019/SP, and 2017/SP
ENG-268 Career Exploration 3 2006/JN, 2003/JN, and 2001/JN
ENG-102 Literary Studies 2 2021/SP and 2018/SP
ENG-244 Special Topic: Tutoring Writing 2 2011/SP and 2009/FA
ENG-112 Introduction to Creative Writing 1 2020/SP
IDS-144 ST:Digging In 1 2017/SP
ENG-344 ST:Writing/Nonprofits 1 2016/SP
ENG-105 Cross-Genre Narratives 1 2013/JN
FTS-100 First Term Seminar Lab 1 2010/FA
ENG-114 Art of Interpretation 1 2009/SP
ENG-257 Women's Hybrid Genres 1 2003/JN
Courses prior to Spring semester 1999 are not displayed.