Professor Jake Shore

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Parker Hall 204
(718) 390-3256
jacob.shore@wagner.edu

Office Hours

Tuesday and Thursday - 4:10-5:10 pm
(Or By Appointment)

Education

  • B.S. Wagner College
  • M.F.A. Goddard College (Creative Writing)

Current Courses (Fall 2014)

  • EN 110 Introduction to Literature: Diving Through Fiction (W) 1:00-2:30 T/Th
  • EN 329 Creative Writing (W) 2:40-4:10 T/Th

Academic, Teaching and Personal Interests

I write fiction in the form of short stories, plays, and long prose. I have taught Introduction to Literature, Creative Writing, and World Literature. music is an essential part of my creative process, and the guitar is my instrument of choice. As an instructor, I strive to help students create work that's as organic, fulfilled, and successful as possible.

Selected Presentations and Publications

SICK CITY BLUES. By Jake Shore. Dir. Jake Shore. Official Selection: The New York International Fringe Festival 2014. The Connelly Theater, New York 9 August 2014. Performance.

"On State Line." Litro (May 25, 2014). Short Story.

DOWN THE MOUNTAIN AND ACROSS THE STREAM. By Jake Shore. Dir. Jake Shore. Official Selection: The New York International Fringe Festival 2013. The Kraine Theater, New York 10 August 2013. Performance. 

“Arson.” Fiction365.com (September 19, 2012). Short story.

Legs.” The Pitkin Review (2012). Short story.

Awards, Honors, and Service

DOWN THE MOUNTAIN AND ACROSS THE STREAM: TOverall Excellence in Playwriting Award, FringeNYC'13. Top Ten Choice: Stanley Drama Award 2013. Indie Theater Now “Best of FringeNYC 2013.”