John Rechy has conducted creative writing courses as guest
author at Occidental College and UCLA. He currently teaches
in the Masters in Professional Writing Program at USC. He
also holds private workshops for professional-level writers.
He has lectured on writing and other subjects at Harvard,
Yale, and Duke Universities.
In addition to the Speaking
Out feature, John Rechy has contributed essays spefically
on writing to this site. The latest essay, The
Buried Wisdom and Poetry in Time-Honored Clichés,
is now appearing. Click
here to view menu.