Patricia O’Donnell, Professor of English (MA, English, University of Northern Iowa; MFA, Creative Writing, University of Massachusetts/Amherst), teaches fiction writing and recent fiction. A three-time Pushcart Prize nominee, winner of the Martin Dibner Award, and finalist for the University of Iowa and Sarabande prizes in fiction, she has published short stories in the New Yorker, North American Review, Agni Review, Short Story, Prairie Schooner, and other national publications as well as The Eloquent Edge, The Quotable Moose and other anthologies.  Her novel Necessary Places was published in 2012 by Cadent Publishing.

Office: Creative Writing House, 115 South Street, room 200

Phone: (207) 778-7419