College of Arts and Sciences

Susan Meyers, PhD

  • Susan Meyers, PhD
    PhD, Rhetoric, Composition and the Teaching of English
    MFA, Creative Writing
    Assistant Professor, English
    Phone: 206-296-5416
    Building/Room: Casey 504

    Biography

    Meyers received her Ph.D. in Rhetoric, Composition and the Teaching of English from the University of Arizona and holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Minnesota. She graduated from Seattle University in 1999. Meyers, a writer and poet, was in the Honors Program and majored in English and minored in sociology.
     
    Meyers has published in Calyx, Dogwood, Oregon Humanities Journal, Wilderness House Literary Review, Rosebud Literary Magazine, The Minnesota Review, WomenArts Quarterly Journal, Gender and Education, and Community Literacy Journal. She is currently working on a historical novel about her family’s circus, which operated during the early part of the twentieth century, as well as an ethnographic monograph about literacy and migration in the U.S./Mexico context. At SU, She looks forward to applying her interests in global and historical studies to courses in creative writing, literature, and composition.