DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH FACULTY
English 220: Creative Writing
Literature 115: Introduction to Fiction
he Beatles (Learning Communities: Literature 105 and English 102)
M.A., Northeastern Illinois University
B.A., Northeastern Illinois University
Twentieth-Century American Literature
British Romantic Poetry
Greg Herriges has written five novels: Someplace Safe (1984 & 1985, St. Martin's/Avon), Secondary Attachments (1986, William Morrow), and The Winter Dance Party Murders (1998, Wordcraft), Streethearts (2011, Bookbaby.com), and Lennon and Me (2011, Bookbaby.com). He is also the author of a memoir, JD: A Memoir of a Time and a Journey (2006, Wordcraft), and collection of short fiction, The Bay of Marseilles and Other Stories (2011, Serving House Books).
His short works have appeared in The Chicago Tribune Magazine, The Literary Review, Story Quarterly, The South Carolina Review, World Wide Writers, Popular Music and Society, and the just-published anthology Winter Tales: Men Write about Aging (2011, Serving House Books).
Greg has also written and co-produced with Tom Knoff the documentary films: Thomas E. Kennedy: The Copenhagen Quartet, Player: A Rock and Roll Dream (which won Gold at The Aurora Awards in 2007), and TC Boyle: The Art of the Story (which won Platinum, Best of Show at the Aurora Awards in 2009).