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Off The Page: Florida Atlantic University's Literary Series

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BRITTANY ACKERMAN is a graduate of FAU’s Master of Fine Arts program in Crea ve Wri ng. She completed a residency at the Wellstone Center in the Redwoods, and has a ended the Mont Blanc Workshop in Chamonix, France. She currently lives in Los Angeles and her collec on of essays and winner of the 2016 Non c on Award, The Perpetual Mo on Machine was published by Red Hen Press in the fall of 2018.

STEPHANIE ANDERSON is a writer of literary journalism, narra ve non c on, and literary c on. Her work o en focuses on rural life, agriculture, food, the environment, personal rela onships, and animals. Stephanie’s debut non c on book, One Size Fits None, will be released in January 2019 from University of Nebraska Press. Her work has appeared in The Rumpus, Hotel Amerika, Kudzu House Quarterly, The Chronicle Review, Sweet, and others. Her essay “Greyhound” won the 2016 Payton James Freeman Essay Prize.

MR SHEFFIELD is a third-genera on Floridian. She received her MFA in c on from FAU in 2009; since that me she’s been employed as an English Instructor and Graduate Advisor at FAU. Her work has been published in Black Warrior Review, Hayden’s Ferry Review, The Florida Review, and other publica ons. Marvels of Natural History (Sundress Press, 2019) is her rst collec on.