Massachusetts
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
Leo Hwang

Leo Hwang’s writing has appeared in The Massachusetts Review, Gilmmer Train Stories, Rivendell, Can We Have Our Ball Back?, Fiction, Three Candles, Gulf Coast, The Vermont Literary Review, Meat for Tea, and The Dickinson Review. He was a recipient of the Rosselli/de Filippis Scholarship at the Napa Valley Writers’ Conference and three work-study scholarships at the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference.

Leo recieved his B.A. in English and Fine Arts from the University of the South, an M.F.A. in Fiction Writing from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and is currently completing a Ph.D. in Economic Geography from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst where he is studying non-capitalist practices of artists and artisans of Franklin County, Massachusetts through the Rethinking the Creative Economy Project.

Leo has taught at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Mount Holyoke College; Greenfield Community College; Westfield State University; and Saint Andrew’s Sewanee.

Currently residing in Western Massachusetts, Leo is the Dean of Humanities at Greenfield Community College and can be seen performing in various local bands including The Warblers, Vimana, and The Original Cowards.

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Leo
Job Title/Position: 
Writer, musician, academic
Mailing Address: 
6 Dewolf Rd.
Montague, MA 01351
Physical Address: 
Montague, MA 01351
Last Name: 
Hwang

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Music - Pop / Rock
Additional Disciplines: 
Humanities - Literature
Literary Arts- Fiction
Literary Arts - Poetry
Literary Arts - Spoken Word
Music - Jazz
Music - New
Populations Served: 
Adults
Businesses
General Public
Nonprofits
Institution/Business Type: 
Artist (Individual)
Activities and Services: 
Performance / Concert / Reading
Consulting - Organizational Capacity
Creation of a Work of Art (Including Commissions)
Curriculum Development
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class
Events Per Year: 
20
Seasons Active: 
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Geographic Reach: 
Town / City
County
Multi-County Region
State
Multi-State Region