Sheryl St. Germain
Director, MFA Creative Writing Program, Chatham University
A native New Orleanian, Sheryl St. Germain has published ten books of poetry and prose, the latest of which is Navigating Disaster: Sixteen Essays of Love and Poem of Despair. She's won numerous awards for her work, including two NEA awards and the William Faulkner Award for the Personal Essay. She directs the MFA in Creative Writing program at Chatham University in Pittsburgh.