Stonecoast MFA in Creative Writing

Justin Tussing

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98 Bedford, Portland

Contact Information

Phone: Stonecoast MFA Office: 207-780-4423

Justin teaches creative writing at the University of Southern Maine, where he is an associate professor of English. He is the author of the novels The Best People in the World and Vexation Lullaby (Catapult Press, 2016). His stories have appeared in TriQuarterly, New Yorker, and Public Space, among other places. He is a recipient of fellowships from the James Michener/Copernicus Society of America and the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, and a Lannon Foundation Residency in Marfa, Texas. He also directs the Stonecoast Writers’ Conference.