Faculty News: Charles Boyer’s Story Publication

November 14, 2013

Congratulations to Montserrat Prof. Charles Boyer! His short story “Bittersweet” has been published in a book from Livingston Press, “Tartt’s Five.”

The book includes selected stories from short story collections which were runner-ups in Livingston Press’s Tartt Fiction Award Contest.

Boyer has been teaching at Montserrat since 1988. A fiction writer and poet, he has published poems and short stories in a number of literary magazines, including The Larcom Review, The New Kent Quarterly and Spoon River Quarterly. He has received writing grants and fellowships from the Wisconsin Arts Board and the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts. He has taught at the University of New Hampshire and Northeastern University, and has taught the Journal Writing Seminar at Montserrat’s summer program in Viterbo, Italy since 1998.  His chapbook of poetry, The  Mockingbird Puzzle, is published by Finishing Line Press.