About

Range at Window 2

(Photo credit:  Justus Poehls) 

Melissa Range is the author of Scriptorium, a winner of the 2015 National Poetry Series (Beacon Press, 2016), and Horse and Rider (Texas Tech University Press, 2010). She is the recipient of awards and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Rona Jaffe Foundation, the American Antiquarian Society, the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, and the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown. She teaches creative writing and American literature at Lawrence University in Wisconsin and blogs about American literature pedagogy at http://www.teachingpals.com.