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Monica McFawn

Marquette, Michigan
Monica McFawn's story collection, Bright Shards of Someplace Else, won a Flannery O'Connor Award and was named an NPR “Great Read” and a Michigan Notable Book. Her stories have appeared in the Georgia Review, Missouri Review, Gettysburg Review, and other journals. She's also the host of the comedy podcast, The Hawthorne Effect, and her satire has been published in The Belladonna and The Offing. A recipient of a 2016 NEA Fellowship in Literature and a Walter E. Dakin fellowship from Sewanee Writers' Conference, McFawn is currently MFA Director at Northern Michigan University. Follow her @mcfawn and find her at www.monicamcfawn.com

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