Christopher Merkner

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Merkner, MFA, PhD
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Christopher Merkner, MFA, PhD

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Christopher Merkner is the author of the story collection The Rise & Fall of the Scandamerican Domestic (Coffee House 2014). His stories have been or will soon be reprinted in the Best American Mystery Stories, Great Jones Street, W.W. Norton New Microfiction, and the O. Henry Prize Stories anthologies. He's currently an assistant professor of English for West Chester University in Pennsylvania, and he is happily living in Denver, CO with his wife and kids.

Classes with Christopher Merkner, MFA, PhD

Let’s Eat the Poor Kids

Let's Eat the Poor Kids

June 12, 2018

Writing About Family
Fiction, Nonfiction/Memoir

Writing About Family

June 13, 2018

Christopher Merkner, MFA, PhD's Published Work

  • Rise & Fall of the Scandamerican Domestic

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Christopher taught with passion and thoroughness. He put a great deal of effort into making the workshop impactful. His encouragement, lessons & exercises, and wonderful advice helped me immensely!
Kevin Vidal