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Daniel Pecchenino

Assistant Professor (Teaching) of Writing

Contact Information
Phone: (213) 740-1987
Office: JEF 150



Ph.D. English, UC Santa Barbara, 2011
M.A. English, UC Santa Barbara, 2007
B.A. Literature (Creative Writing-Poetry), UC Santa Cruz, 2004



Pecchenino, D. (2014). "Somewhere Like Real Life": On Richard Linklater's Boyhood". Southern Spaces.
Pecchenino, D. (2014). "A Real American Horror Story: On Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave". Southern Spaces.
Pecchenino, D. (2014). "Why Spike Jonze's Her is not about Technology". Religion Dispatches.
Pecchenino, D. (2013). "'Gaps in People's Lacks': James Franco's As I Lay Dying". Southern Spaces.

Journal Article

Pecchenino, D. (2011). "If You Want to Know the Truth": Fair Use, Authenticity, and J.D. Salinger. American Literature. Vol. 83 (3), pp. 597-619.


Pecchenino, D. (2014). "Night Plays". Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review.
Pecchenino, D. (2014). "Genetics". Spectrum.
Pecchenino, D. (2014). "Two by Two". Hawai'i Pacific Review.
Pecchenino, D. (2013). "On the Coast". The Los Angeles Review.

Service to the Profession

Editorships and Editorial Boards

Reviews Editor, Dialogist, 07/2014-  
Assistant Book Review Editor, The Los Angeles Review, 09/2013-  
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