Melissa Jackson

Melissa Jackson, MFA

Phone: 678-839-6512 | Fax: 678-839-4849

Email:  mjackson@westga.edu

Office: Pafford Social Science Building 304-B

Hours: Monday/Wednesday
8:25-9:25
12:30-1:30
and by appointment as needed

Biography

Melissa Dickson Jackson is a poet and feature writer. She has published two collections of poetry, Cameo (2011) and Sweet Aegis, Medusa Poems (2013). Recent poems can be found in Shenandoah, North American Review, Bitter Southerner, Southern Humanities Review, Cumberland River Review, Southern Women's Review, Literary Mama, and Gravy from the Southern Foodways Alliance at the University of Mississippi. She is a frequent contributor to Newnan/Coweta Magazine.


Education/Degrees

  • B.F.A., Fine Arts, Painting, Auburn University, 1992
  • M.F.A., Studio Arts, School of Visual Arts, 1995
  • M.F.A., Creative and Professional Writing, Converse College, 2012

Courses and Sections

  • Courses Taught
  • Fall 2014 Sections
    • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 148   [View Syllabus]
    • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 149   [View Syllabus]

Selected Publications