Murray Farish

Murray Farish


Assistant Professor of English
Pearson House 




MFA, University of Houston, 2003
BA, Webster University, 1998

Courses Frequently Taught

Introductory Fiction Writing
Advanced Fiction Writing
American Literature
Introduction to Literature
Topics courses


Murray Farish's stories have been published in such journals as Epoch, The Missouri Review, Black Warrior Review, Phoebe, Low Rent, The Roanoke Review. Farish is the faculty advisor to The Green Fuse, Webster's student literary magazine. He was the winner of the Donald Barthelme Fellowship at the University of Houston. His first book, a collection of stories called Inappropriate Behavior, will be published by Milkweed Editions in 2014.