English Faculty - Suzanne Paola

Suzanne Paola

Contact Information

Phone: (360) 650-2735
Office: HU 263
Email: Suzanne.Paola@wwu.edu
Personal Website: www.susantonetta.com


MFA, University of Virginia
BA, Oberlin College

Portrait of Suzanne Paola

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Poetry
  • Creative Nonfiction
  • Fiction
  • Memoir
  • Environmental Writing
  • Ecocriticism
  • Rhetoric and Prosody

Selected Publications

Glass, Quarterly Review of Literature (poetry)

Bardo, University of Wisconsin Press (poetry)

Body Toxic: An Environmental Memoir, Counterpoint (nonfiction)

The Lives of Saints, Univeristy of Washington Press (poetry)

Tell it Slant: Creating, Refining and Publishing Creative Nonfiction, McGraw-Hill (textbook, co-authored with Brenda Miller)

A Mind Apart: Travels in a Neurodiverse World, Tarcher/Penguin (nonfiction)

Stolen Moments, Shebooks (fiction)

Make Me a Mother: A Memoir, W.W. Norton (nonfiction)