Associate Professor of Instruction
Creative Writing, Digital Media
John Bresland is an essayist who works in film, radio and print. His work has been anthologized in Essayists on the Essay: Montaigne to Our Time as well as The Fourth Genre, an anthology of contemporary creative nonfiction. His video essay, “Mangoes,” was recently installed at the Pulitzer Arts Foundation. He teaches creative writing and media arts, and he is the director of Northwestern's Media and Design Studio.
FLASH! Queen's Space Opera (video essay)
Peyton Place: A Haiku Soap Opera (video essay)
The Seinfeld Analog (video essay)
Hanoi Jane, Mon Amour (essay)
Hook (video essay with Brian Bouldrey)