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Melissa Young

Writing Instructor
Department of Literature

  • Melissa Scholes Young holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale and an MA in Education from Stetson University.  Her work has been published in Ploughshares, Narrative, Poets & Writers, Brain, Child, Huffington Post, Poet Lore, and other literary journals.  She is a Contributing Editor with Fiction Writers Review and has been nominated twice for Pushcart Prizes. In 2015, she was named a Bread Loaf Bakeless Camargo Fellow.
  • Degrees

    MA, MFA
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