Resume

Jean M. Hodges

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CAREER OBJECTIVE

Seeking employment that focuses on a literary vein such as writing short stories, poetry, novels and other works of fiction for a major publication

RELEVANT EDUCATION

Literary Interpretation

Science Fiction Studies

Introduction To Creative Writing

Literature By Women

Spoken Word Poetry

Family In American Literature

PROGRAM SKILLS AND PROFICIENCIES

Technically proficient Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Can write general fiction, poetry, novels, screenwriting for stage, film and web content. Basic skills in graphic design, web design, voice-over, voice-recording and video making.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Seasonal cashier checker at NEX, July 2017 to Aug. 2017

Staff writer at The Argo, Stockton University’s independent newspaper, Apr. 2017

Poetry staff member for Sojo Media, an online magazine & media site, March 2017

PUBLISHED WORKS

“Being Black and Ace”, a personal essay published in Chicago Literari, a nonprofit literary magazine, Apr. 3, 2017

“Between the Hues”, “All Wild Hair”, and “Open Ocean”, 2 short stories and a poem respectively, published in Stockpot 2017, Stockton University’s literary magazine

“A is for Applejuice”, a flash fiction published in StoryDam, an online writing community blog, Apr. 1, 2017

“If Breakfast Was a Beach”, poem published to the BREAKFAST zine of The Zine Club, Mar. 31, 2017

“The List” and “Applejuice”, flash fiction pieces published in the 03.27.17 issue of The Argo, Stockton University’s independent newspaper

“Technicolor Pallete”, a poem published in the 03.06.17 issue of The Argo, Stockton University’s independent newspaper

“Message Received”; a flash fiction published the 2.20.17 issue of The Argo, Stockton University’s independent newspaper

“ACHLEMY: A 2016 Writing Portfolio”;  an experimental online writing portfolio that features poetry, short stories, and flash fiction. Featured on thepoetjean.com.

“An Aromatic Sense” and “Living the Dream”; a short story and poem respectively, published in Stockpot 2016, Stockton University’s literary magazine

ACTIVITIES

“If Breakfast Was a Beach”, poem published to the BREAKFAST zine of The Zine Club (Mar. 31, 2017)

Literature Club (Sep 2015-Apr. 2016): where we discuss literature and its effects on lives and society

Anime Club (Sep 2015- Apr. 2016): where one discusses Japanese animations and culture