Creative Writing

Melissa Crowe

lecturer, MFA coordinator
Kenan Hall 1207 | 910.962.3436 |

Melissa Crowe




Ph.D., University of Georgia, 2004
MFA, Sarah Lawrence College, 1999
BA, University of Maine at Orono, 1996

co-editor of Beloit Poetry Journal 





Dear Terror, Dear Splendor Dear Terror, Dear Splendor, University of Wisconsin Press, 2019
Girl,Giant   Girl, Giant, chapbook of poems, Finishing Line Press, 2013
Cirque Cirque du Crève-Cœur, chapbook of poems, dancing girl press, 2008


  • Betsy Sholl Award for Excellence in Poetry
  • Barbara Deming/Money for Women Grant
  • Outstanding Teaching Assistant, University of Georgia
  • Steve Grady Award Recipient, Fiction and Poetry, University of Maine

Work Examples