678-839-2300
mjackson@westga.edu

Newnan Center Building 1000 - Room 225
Office Hours
OFFICE HOURS
Monday/Wednesday: 10:15-12:15 (room 164 or Shared Faculty Office 116)
Tuesday/Thursday: 10:15-12 Writing Center
Send me an e-mail to let me know you're coming and I'll reply with my location that day. The Newnan campus does not have private faculty offices.

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Melissa Jackson, M.F.A.

Melissa Dickson Jackson is a poet and feature writer. She writes for Thrive Magazine for the Coweta Chamber of Commerce, and Lifestyles Magazine. She has published two collections of poetry, Cameo (2011) and Sweet Aegis, Medusa Poems (2013). Her poems can be found in Bitter Southerner, Shenandoah, North American Review, 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 served as the associate editor of Stone, River, Sky: An Anthology of Georgia Poems released by Negative Capability Press in 2015. She loves kantha quilts, her Instant Pot, and sunny days on the coast.Learn more about her class and approach to teaching here: https://sites.google.com/westga.edu/melissadjackson/home

  • 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

Summer 2022 Sections

Spring 2022 Sections

Fall 2021 Sections

Spring 2021 Sections

Fall 2020 Sections

Summer 2020 Sections

  • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: E03

Spring 2020 Sections

  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 91
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 92
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 94
  • ENGL-2130 (American Lit: Free Will) Section: 91

Fall 2019 Sections

  • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 91
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 91
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 93
  • ENGL-2130 (American Literature) Section: 91

Spring 2019 Sections

  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 91
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 92
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 95
  • ENGL-2130 (American Literature) Section: 91

Fall 2018 Sections

  • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 92
  • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 94
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 91
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 92
  • ENGL-2130 (American Literature) Section: 91

Spring 2018 Sections

  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 09
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 23
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 31
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 35

Fall 2017 Sections

  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 02
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 04
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 08
  • ENGL-2130 (American Literature) Section: 04

Spring 2017 Sections

  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 07
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 28
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 31
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 36

Fall 2016 Sections

  • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 09
  • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 32
  • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 101
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 06

Summer 2016 Sections

  • ENGL-2130 (American Literature) Section: 91

Spring 2016 Sections

  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 94
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 103
  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 109

Fall 2015 Sections

  • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 36
  • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 94
  • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 106
  • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 117

Spring 2015 Sections

  • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 36

The Immortal Memory Address January 30, 2016 [View Publication External Resource]

Ghost Tales p 27 [View Publication External Resource]

Mayhayley the Mercurial [View Publication External Resource]

Stone, River, Sky: An Anthology of Georgia Poetry [View Publication External Resource]

Bitter Southerner (poem) [View Publication External Resource]

Shenandoah (Two Poems) [View Publication External Resource]

Collection of Poems from New Plains Press [View Publication External Resource]

Collection of Poems from Negative Capability Press [View Publication External Resource]

Cumberland River Review [View Publication External Resource]

Gravy, The Journal of the Southern Foodways Alliance [View Publication External Resource]

Newnan/Coweta Magazine Page 32 [View Publication External Resource]

North American Review Blog [View Publication External Resource]