Bristol Community College

Bristol Community College

Elizabeth Kemper French
Division of Humanities and Education
Assistant Professor of English

     Office: B116
     Extension: x2817

M.F.A., Emerson College
B.A.,University of Pittsburgh

We learn more from asking the right questions than simply receiving the answers from someone else.

Courses Taught:
ENG 090 Basic Writing Skills
ENG 091 Integrated Reading and Writing
ENG 101 Composition I: College Writing
ENG 102 Composition II: Writing about Literature
ENG 283 Creative Writing Seminar


Journal Articles

  • “Colloquia: Conversations on Teaching and Learning.” with Debra Anderson. 2003
  • Short Stories

  • “Flamingo.” Ploughshares (30th Anniversary edition) 2001
  • “The Marriage.” StoryQuarterly 1997
  • “The Burn.” North American Review 1995
  • “This Is How I Remember It.” Sundog: Southeast Review 1994
  • Awards:
    Listed in 100 Other Distinguished Stories of 2001, Best American Short Stories, 2002
    Special Mention for Fiction, The Pushcart Prize XXIII, 1999
    Graduate Dean’s Award in Writing and Publishing, Emerson College, 1996
    Bristol Commnunity College Silver Shield Award 2009, 2013