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Reading: Melissa Goodrich


Monday, April 16, 2018


07:30 P.M. - 09:30 P.M.


Stretansky Concert Hall, Cunningham Center for Music and Art

Goodrich grew up in a dome on a hill in Minnesota.  She received her BA in creative writing from Susquehanna University and her MFA in fiction from the University of Arizona. Goodrich is a two-time recipient of Susquehanna University's Juliet Gibson Memorial Award for Outstanding Student Writer.  She has taught creative writing, composition and humanities at the University of Ariz., and currently teaches elementary school at BASIS Elementary in Tucson, Ariz. In 2016, Goodrich published her first book-length collection of stories, Daughters of Monsters, and also received a Pushcart Prize Nomination for her story Anna George.