Kasty France

Assistant Professor /Faculty Department Chair English, Literature, Creative Writing, and Developmental Reading and Writing - School of Liberal Arts & Communication

Contact Information

(918) 595-7672
Southeast Campus Room 1105

Courses Taught

  • Composition I
  • Composition II
  • Intro to Creative Writing
  • Short Story Writing
  • Creative Non-fiction
  • Technical Writing
  • Intro to Literature


  • B.A., English, Cum Laude, New York University, NYC, NY
  • M.P.W., University of Southern California, LA,CA                   

Publications & Presentations


France, Kasty. “What They Really Want: How to Write Winning Scholarship Applications” at Women in Transition 2016 Spring Event, TCC, Tulsa OK

France, Kasty, et al. “Victories, Challenges, and Results: A Panel Discussion About the Accelerated Learning Program (ALP) at Tulsa Community College” at OKADE 2015 (Oklahoma Association for Developmental Education), Tulsa OK

France, Kasty. “Utilizing Storytelling and Alternative Visuals in the College Classroom” at CTLC, Fall 2014, Tulsa OK

Hess, Cindy and Kasty France. “Creating a Syllabus” at ATE (TCC’s Academy for Teaching Excellent), Fall 2014, Tulsa OK

France, Kasty. “Developing Fictional Characters” at TCC’s Creative Writing Conference, Summer 2013 (open to the public), Tulsa OK

France, Kasty. “Using Blogs, Discussion Boards, and Journals in the Classroom” at CTLC, Fall 2011, Tulsa OK

France, Kasty. “Write Now: College for the Creative Writer” at Day of Vision, Fall 2011, Tulsa OK

France, Kasty. “Using Blogs, Discussion Boards, and Journals in the Classroom” at CTLC, Spring 2011, Tulsa OK

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

  • Oklahoma State Representative, Two-Year College English Assoc. (TYCA)
  • Member, Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP)
  • Member, National Association of Developmental Education (NADE)
  • Member, Oklahoma Association of Developmental Education (OKADE)


  • University Honors Scholar, New York University
  • Part-Time Instructor Award for Teaching Excellent, Tulsa Community College

Community Involvement

President, Women in Transition, Tulsa, OK

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