Meagan Ciesla, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of English

Meagan Ciesla is interested in the overlaps between literary study and production. With special attention to fiction writing, creative nonfiction writing, contemporary American Literature, and class studies, Ciesla encourages students to investigate how...

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Contact Information

  • Robinson House, Room 207
  • Spring 2018
    Monday: 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
    Wednesday: 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

  • 509-313-6671

Education & Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D., University of Missouri

M.F.A., University of Wyoming

B.A., Carnegie Mellon University

Courses Taught

ENGL 102: Introduction to Literature

ENGL 105: Violence and Grace

ENGL 302: Fiction Writing

ENGL 303: Creative Nonfiction Writing

ENGL 406: Genre Bending

ENGL 466: Contemporary American Working Class Literature


Meagan Ciesla is interested in the overlaps between literary study and production. With special attention to fiction writing, creative nonfiction writing, contemporary American Literature, and class studies, Ciesla encourages students to investigate how literary forms offer diverse landscapes for artistic expression.