Derek Furr

Derek Furr
Derek Furr is Dean of Teacher Education and a literature professor in the Master of Arts in Teaching Program at Bard College. He also teaches for the Bard Prison Initiative. He is the author of three books—Recorded Poetry and Poetic Reception from Edna Millay to the Circle of Robert Lowell (Palgrave 2010), Suite For Three Voices (Fomite 2012), and Semitones (2015)—and has recent work in Jacket2Twentieth Century Literature, and Raritan. He was formerly a middle school English Language Arts teacher and reading specialist and a research assistant for the Center for Improvement of Early Reading Achievement. 

back to list of faculty