News

Lucien completed his first 100K trail race, running the Never Summer 100K (64 miles) at an average elevation of over 10,000′ and with 13,000′ vertical gain in Colorado’s State Forest State Park and finishing strong. (7/2019)

Lucien’s article on disclosure and invisibility in writing centers has been selected for inclusion in the upcoming anthology, Network Theories, Social Justice, and Supersystems in Writing Program Administration, tentatively scheduled to be published with WAC Clearinghouse. (7/2019)

Denver Quarterly has promoted Lucien within their editorial team to Editorial Assistant in Translations, where he will co-lead solicitation, review, and outreach of the journal’s translation offerings. (6/2019)

The Hopper has selected Lucien to join their editorial team and serve as their Poetry Editor. (6/2019)

Lucien attended the Bread Loaf Translators’ Conference on a full fellowship, studying with workshop leader Emily Wilson and talented workshop peers, and giving a reading from his current project on the first-ever Dutch-to-English translation of an early 20th century poetry collection by a queer Dutch poet. (5/2019)

Lucien completed his first official 50-mile trail race, running the Quad Rock 50 with 11,000′ vertical gain in Northern Colorado and finishing ahead of predictions. (5/2019)

The Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment invited Lucien to present on the British Romantic poet John Clare and current debates on public lands at their Annual Conference in California. (4/2019)

Lucien was selected for a featured contributor interview on ultrarunning, aesthetics, and equity in the next issue of The Rappahannock Review. (4/2019)

Lucien represented the University of Denver at the annual Fort Collins installation of the 5 x 5 Creative Reading Series, featuring one graduate student writer from each of the following 5 schools: Colorado State University, Naropa University, University of Colorado, University of Denver, & University of Wyoming. (3/2019)

The Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association has invited Lucien to serve as session chair for Literature & Religion and to present, “From Dream-Images to the Last Sublime: Apolline and Dionysian Drives in William Gibson’s Neuromancer” at the 2019 National Conference in El Paso, TX. (3/2019)

Lucien presented “Alpine Hikes and Consulting Sessions: Activating Accessibility, Inclusion, and Voice in the Writing Center with Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs” at the 2019 Colorado & Wyoming Writing Tutors and Rocky Mountain Writing Centers Association conference in Denver, CO. (2/2019)

Legacy, the magazine of the National Association of Interpretation, published Lucien’s collaborative interview article “A Conversation about Urban Interpretation in Colorado’s Front Range.” (2/2019)

Lucien’s poem “Strawberry Season” is forthcoming in The Rappahannock Review. (2/2019)

The University of Denver has awarded Lucien a Graduate Student Association Conference & Research Grant for his work at the NAI 2018 National Conference. (1/2019)

The Colorado & Wyoming Writing Tutors and Rocky Mountain Writing Centers Association has invited Lucien to present “Alpine Hikes and Consulting Sessions: Activating Accessibility, Inclusion, and Voice in the Writing Center with Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs” at the 2019 joint conference in Denver, CO. (12/2018)

The National Association for Interpretation welcomed Lucien to the 2018 National Conference in New Orleans as a Bob Jennings Scholarship recipient and as the 2019 National Conference Chair (to be held in Denver). (11/2018)

Lucien’s essay “On Power and Passing as a Native ‘Native’ Speaker in the Writing Center” is forthcoming in The Dangling Modifier. (11/2018)

Lucien chaired the British 19th-Century Literature panel, presented on Heideggerian phenomenology in the work of Virginia Woolf in the British Literature Since 1900 panel, directed the Graduate Student Forum, gave a featured poetry reading, and represented RMMLA as an Executive Board Member at the 2018 Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association Conference. (10/2018)

Lucien set a new course PR, covering 26.7 miles and climbing 3500′ vertical feet while finishing happy and in the top 30% at the 2018 Blue Sky Trail Marathon. (10/2018)

Denver Quarterly has selected Lucien to serve as an Editorial Assistant in Prose and in Poetry for the 2018-2019 publishing year. (9/2018)

Lucien set a new course PR and placed in the top 20% at the 2018 Black Squirrel Trail Half Marathon. (9/2018)

Lucien’s poem “After ECT” is forthcoming in The Chattahoochee Review. (8/2018)

Lucien’s poem “Still” is forthcoming in storySouth. (8/2018)