Academic Advisor - Senior Instructor I

Office: 541-737-1636

Moreland Hall

Moreland Hall 236

2550 SW Jefferson Way

2550 SW Jefferson Way
Corvallis, OR 97331
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Liddy Detar is the Academic Advisor for the undergraduate Creative Writing major. Her teaching and areas of interest include memoir writing, Caribbean literary studies, feminist and queer theories, and story-based strategies for social change. Dr. Detar has also taught and advised for years in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. She coordinates the MFA Graduate Internship Program and directs “Social Action Works,” a professional development initiative that supports undergraduate students to explore careers that enact social commitments. Dr. Detar trains horses and riders in natural horsemanship, rock climbs, enjoys digital media, quilting, and spending time with her teenage kids.

Affiliated with: 
School of Writing, Literature, and Film