• Leslee Becker •

Leslee Becker

The Basics

Name: Leslee Becker
Department: 
  • English
Role: Faculty
Position:  Professor of English
Concentration:  Creative Writing

Contact Info

Phone: 970.491.7374
Office: 335 Eddy Hall
Email: leslee.becker@colostate.edu


Bio

Professor. B.A., English, Cortland College; M.A., University of Vermont; M.A., Hollins College; M.F.A., University of Iowa.

Professor Becker teaches creative writing and literature and has published a story collection, The Sincere Café. Her stories have appeared in Epoch, The Atlantic, Ploughshares, Iowa Review, New Letters, Nimrod, The Gettysburg Review, New England Review, and elsewhere. She has won several prizes and grants, including the Katherine Anne Porter Fiction Prize, the Pirate’s Alley Faulkner Society Prize, the Mid-List Press Award for Short Fiction, the Ludwig Vogelstein Award, and the Pennock Distinguished Service Award.