John Woods is the 2014-2015 Viebranz Visiting Professor. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Georgia, and his M.A. for the Johns Hopkins Writing Seminars. He writes fiction and draws comics. His most recent book, Activities, a collection of comics was published in 2013 by Publishing Genius Press. In the fall of 2014, his illustrated novel, The Baltimore Atrocities, will be published by Coffee House Press. He teaches seminars in fiction writing and comics making.