Dr. Charles Lowe is the Associate Dean of the Division of Humanities and Social Science at United International College. He is also an Associate Professor in the ELLS Programme. He received his BA in English and Economics from Drew University and his PhD in English Literature from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. His fiction has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. He has been thrice selected as a Resident Fellow at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts and has been selected as a Resident Fellow at the Norman Mailer's Writers' Colony. His fiction has been anthologized in a collection on literature on the electronic media and has appeared in numerous internationally recognized journals such as AGNI, Prairie Schooner, and J Journal: New Writing on Justice. His criticism has been included in a collection, recently released by Routledge, entitled Reading Against the Grain and has been anthologized in China and the Humanities: At the Crossroads of the Human and the Humane, published by New Directions in the Humanities. He is co-editor of the forthcoming COVID-19 Pandemic, Crises Response and the Changing World, forthcoming from Springer Nature: a collection to which he has contributed two chapters. His research interests include late 19th century and early 20th century British Literature, writing pedagogy, and creative writing.