- M.F.A., Fiction Writing, University of Iowa, 1999
- B.A., English and Women’s Studies, The University of New Hampshire Durham, 1992
Justin Tussing is Associate Professor of English at the University of Southern Maine. He directs the Stonecoast Low-Residency MFA in Creative Writing and the Stonecoast Writers’ Conference. He is a graduate of the University of Iowa’s Writers’ Workshop. He is the author of two novels, Vexation Lullaby (Catapult Press) and The Best People in the World (HarperCollins).
Fiction writing, Contemporary fiction