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Courtney Miller Santo

Courtney SantoInstructor, Creative Writing Program Administrator
Office: Patterson 416
Concentration Affiliation: Creative Writing


MFA in Fiction, 2011, University of Memphis
B.A. in Journalism and Russian Studies, 1998, Washington and Lee University

Academic Summary

Courtney Santo teaches fiction and serves as the administrator for the Creative Writing Concentration.

Select Publications


  • Roots of the Olive Tree, William Morrow 2012

Journal Publications:


  • “Wind Gap,” Memphis Magazine, June 2012
  • “The End of Happy Endings,” Irreantum, Spring 2012
  • “Flight,” Irreantum , Spring 2011
  • “The Opposite of Sound,” Sunstone Magazine 


  • “Bank Bound,” Los Angeles Review, 2011


  • “Shoulder-to-Shoulder,” Segullah, 2008
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