Creative Nonfiction

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

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Scholarly

Bourrie, Susan. “Douglas, Lloyd C.” The Dictionary of Midwestern Literature. A. Greasley, ed. Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2001, 150-51.
Bourrie, Susan. “McGuffey, William Holmes.” The Dictionary of Midwestern Literature. P. A. Greasley, ed. Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2001, 359-60.

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Blog ( 2012-Present)

“Loving What Is Left while Living with Low Vision.” (www.lovingwhatisleftwhilelivingwithlowvision.com)
Sharing experiences about living with low vision and chronic illnesses with readers by using memoir, essay, poetry, and humor writing skills to inform and entertain.

Newspaper Articles

Bourrie, Susan. “Bee-ginning Beekeepers: Cutshall Gives Funnybone Club Program.” Madison Courier, 19 June 1980, 1.
Bourrie, Susan. “Funnybone Club Hears About Nation’s Birthplace.” Madison Courier, 3 July 1980, 1.
Bourrie, Susan. “Funnybone Club Members Growing; 150 Now Enrolled.” Madison Courier, 10 July 1980, 1.
Bourrie, Susan. “Funnybone Club Members Learn Photography by Making Pictures.” Madison Courier, 26 June 1980, 1.
Bourrie, Susan. “New Children’s Librarian Starting Funnybone Club for Young Readers.” Madison Courier, 6 June.

HONORS

2017
Appointed to the Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired Advisory Panel

2007
Appointed to the University of Michigan Council for Disability Concerns

2007
Appointed to the Ann Arbor Commission for Disability Issues

INVITED SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

2008
University of Michigan School of Information
James Knox Graduate Level Talking Points Project
Consultant

1996
The University of Michigan School of Public Health
Professor Nancy K. Janz Masters Class
“Preparing Patient Education Materials in Multimedia Formats”

1986
Visiting Author
School Assembly
Sugnet Elementary School
Midland, MI