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Department of English Graduate Programs
Pat Rushin

Pat Rushin, M.A.


  • M.A. in Creative Writing, Fiction from Johns Hopkins University (1982)
  • M.A. in English from Ohio State University (1979)
  • B.A. in English from University of Dayton (1976)

Research Interests

Fiction writing, screenwriting, contemporary fiction.

Selected Publications


  • Forthcoming Quantum Physics & My Dog Bob (short story collection).  Orlando: Burrow Press, 2016.
  • The Call (novella).  Orlando: Burrow Press, 2015.
  • Puzzling Through the News (short story collection). Baltimore: Galileo Press, 1991.


  • The Zero Theorem (feature film screenplay).  Produced by Voltage Pictures and The Zanuck Company, Los Angeles.  Directed by Terry Gilliam.  Starring Christoph Waltz, Melanie Thierry, Tilda Swinton, Matt Damon.  2013. 
  • “Control” (short screenplay). Directed by Scott Hulan Jones. Houston: Jonestreet Productions, 2000.

Creative Publications

Updated: Feb 17, 2015

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