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Susan Perabo

Susan Perabo

Instructor, Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing


Susan Perabo is the author of the collections of short stories, Who I Was Supposed to Be and Why They Run the Way They Do, and the novels The Broken Places and The Fall of Lisa Bellow. Her fiction has been anthologized in Best American Short Stories, Pushcart Prize Stories, and New Stories from the South, and has appeared in numerous magazines, including One Story, Glimmer Train, The Iowa Review, The Missouri Review, and The Sun.  In addition to teaching at Queens, she is Writer in Residence and professor of English at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.  

Perabo teaches Fiction in our low-residency master of fine arts in creative writing program.

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