Scott Lerner

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Lecturer, Compostion Program, English
School of Humanities

Coordinator for First-Generation Initiatives
School of Humanities

(2018-2022) Assistant Course Director, Writing 39C, English
School of Humanities

M.F.A., UC Irvine, 2016, Fiction


University of California, Irvine
412 Humanities Instructional Building
Fall 2022 Office Hours TBD
Research Interests
Creative Writing, First Generation Experiences, Climate Change, Creative Nonfiction
Short Biography
B.A. English, UCLA (2009)
M.F.A. Creative Writing, UCI (2016)
Editor, Lucid (
"The Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car: A Bumpy Ride to a Cleaner Future"
“Tape,” Orange Coast Review, Spring 2016
“Caliphate” Review,, July 2018
“Death in Ice Valley” Review,, July 2018
“The Teacher’s Pet: What Happened to Lynette Dawson?”, October 2018
“Serial Season 3: Episode by Episode,”, November 2018
“Fabcast,”, Forthcoming
“L.A. Ups Its Bagel Game,” Tablet Magazine, 2019
“Ivan the Terrible,” Jewish Review of Books, 2020
“The Real Nazi Hunters,” Tablet Magazine, 2020
“Here Today,” Faultline, 2020
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