Position Type
Faculty
Service
- Present
Specialization
Creative Writing—Short Stories, Novel—as well as Sports Journalism.
Biography

Michael Croley is the co editor (with Jack Shuler) of Midland: Reports from Flyover Country and the author Any Other Place: Stories, winner of the James Still Award from the Fellowship of Southern Writers. His reporting, stories, and essays have appeared in The New York Times, Bloomberg Businessweek, VQR, The Paris Review Daily, Kenyon Review Online, LitHub, Narrative, and elsewhere. He is the recipient of grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Ohio Arts Council, the Kentucky Arts Council, and the Sewanee Writers’ Conference.

Degree(s)
B.A. Western Kentucky University, M.A. Florida State, M.F.A. Univeristy of Memphis

Learning & Teaching

Courses

Intro to Creative Writing, Fiction Writing, Creative Nonfiction, Studies in the Short Story, Senior Writing Project, Sports Writing

Works

Publications

Selected Fiction publications:

Other

Grants & Funding
  • 2016 National Endowment for the Arts Fellows
  • Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award
Honors & Awards
  • 2019 James Still Award, Fellowship of Southern Writers
  • 2019, Weatherford Award for Appalachian Writing from Berea College

Mentions