Susan Meyers, PhD

PhD, Rhetoric, Composition and the Teaching of English MFA, Creative Writing

Associate Professor, English
Director, Creative Writing Program

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.