Paula Younger, MFA

Paula Younger received her MFA from the University of Virginia Creative Writing program, where she was awarded a Henry Hoyns Fellowship. She was also the Fiction Editor for Meridian and a Bronx Writers' Center Fellow. Her award-winning fiction has appeared in such literary journals as HarperCollins’ Forty Stories, The Chicago Tribune’s Printers Row Journal, The Rattling Wall, Best New Writing, and The Momaya Review. Her nonfiction has appeared in The Nervous Breakdown, The Manifest-Station, and The Georgetown Review. Her novel, Here with the Saints, was one of five finalists for the Virginia Kirkus Literary Award, and has also been a finalist for the William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition, Santa Fe Writers' Award, and the Dana Award for the Novel. She's also a winner of the Beacon Award for excellence in teaching at Lighthouse.


This instructor has the following classes scheduled:
8-Week: Intermediate Short Story Workshop - starting 01/11/2017
8-Week: Intro to Writing the Short Story - starting 03/21/2017
8-Week: Intermediate Short Story Workshop - starting 03/22/2017

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