- Instructor , MFA Program, Fiction
- College of Arts and Sciences
Margot Singer is the author of "The Pale of Settlement" (University of Georgia Press), winner of the 2006 Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction. Her short stories and essays have appeared in many literary journals, including Prairie Schooner, The Gettysburg Review, Agni, The Sun, and elsewhere. She has received a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, the Reform Judaism Prize for Fiction, the Shenandoah/Glasgow Prize for Emerging Writers, and the Carter Prize for the Essay. Margot earned her Ph.D. in Creative Writing from the University of Utah; she also holds a master's degree from Oxford and a BA from Harvard. Formerly a partner in the management consulting firm McKinsey & Co., she is an assistant professor of English at Denison University in Granville, Ohio.