Derek Palacio, Ashland MFA Fiction Faculty
Derek Palacio


Derek Palacio

Biography

Derek Palacio is the author of the novella How to Shake the Other Man and the novel The Mortifications. With Claire Vaye Watkins, he co-directs the Mojave School, a free creative writing camp for teenagers in rural Nevada. He lives in Ann Arbor, Mich.

Education

MFA in Creative Writing, The Ohio State University

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