MICHAEL CROLEY was born in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. The recipient of an NEA Fellowship in Literature in 2016, his stories and essays have appeared in Narrative, Catapult, Blackbird, Kenyon Review Online, Virginia Quarterly Review, the Paris Review Daily, and elsewhere. He teaches creative writing at Denison University.
His debut short story collection, Any Other Place, is available for pre-order and will release on April 23, 2019.
Readings and panel discussions:
12:30 PM: “Short and To The Point” — Short story panel discussion with Xhenet Aliu, Jen Julian and Michael Croley. Moderated by Krystal Smith. (UC)
2:00 PM: “New Voices” — A contemporary Appalachia conversation with Carter Sickels, Mesha Maren, Michael Croley. (GHM, Auditorium)