Douglas Manual, Ashland MFA Poetry Faculty

Douglas Manuel

Bio

Douglas Manuel was born in Anderson, Indiana. He received a BA in Creative Writing from Arizona State University and a MFA from Butler University where he was the Managing Editor of Booth a Journal. He is currently a Middleton and Dornsife Fellow at the University of Southern California where he is pursuing a PhD in Literature and Creative Writing. He was a recipient of the Chris McCarthy Scholarship for the Napa Valley Writers’ Conference and has been the Poetry Editor for Gold Line Press as well as was one of the Managing Editors of Ricochet Editions. His poems are featured on Poetry Foundation's website and have appeared or are forthcoming in Poetry Northwest, Superstition Review, Rhino, North American Review, The Chattahoochee Review, New Orleans Review, Crab Creek Review, Many Mountains Moving, Figure 1, and elsewhere. His first full length collection of poems, Testify, was released by Red Hen Press in the spring of 2017.

Education

Ph.D. Literature and Creative Writing, forthcoming, USC
MFA in Creative Writing, Butler University

Events

Mar
19
Talk from Dr. Barb Schmidt-Rinehart and Foreign Language Honors Reception...Read more
Mar
22
Along with free performances by area high school jazz ensembles...Read more
Mar
24
Rebecca Young of Sherwood, Oregon presents her junior vocal recital...Read more
Mar
24
In celebration of Music in Our Schools Month, the Ashland...Read more