Stonecoast MFA in Creative Writing

Stonecoast Alumna Ellen Meeropol Writes About Social Change, This Week on the Stonecoast Faculty Blog

by Ellen Meeropol, Stonecoast Alumna 

I believe that literature can contribute hugely to positive social change. That stories and poems and essays and theater can illuminate injustice, open minds, and inspire us all to work to transform in our world. My favorite writers—like Kamila Shamsie and Paule Marshall, Rosellen Brown and Sadie Jones—position their work on the fault lines of our world, the dangerously shifting plates of political turmoil and human connection.

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