MFA in Writing alumna Jodi Paloni is June’s AWP “Spotlight”

Jodi Paloni (W ’11) has been picked for this month’s “In the Spotlight” section of

“In the Spotlight” features AWP members who represent AWP’s mission to foster literary achievement, to advance the art of writing as essential to a good education, and to serve the makers, teachers, students, and readers of contemporary writing.

Jody is a former Vermont resident and the author of the linked story collection They Could Live With Themselves (Press 53, 2016), runner up in the 2015 Press 53 Award for Short Fiction. She serves on the fiction and writer’s workshop committees for the Brattleboro Literary Festival, and is an active member of the Maine Writers and Publishers Alliance.

To read AWP’s lengthy interview with Jodi, click here.