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Dr. Gale Thompson

Dr. Gale Thompson

Assistant Professor, Director of Creative Writing

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Dr. Thompson holds a B.A. from the College of Charleston, an M.F.A. from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and a Ph.D. from the University of Georgia. She is the author of two full-length poetry collections, “Soldier On” and “Helen or My Hunger,” as well as two chapbooks. She has received fellowships from the Vermont Studio Center and Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts. Her poetry and prose appears in “American Poetry Review,” “Tin House Online,” “Gulf Coast,” “BOAAT” and “Crazyhorse,” among others. She edits “Jellyfish Magazine,” an online poetry magazine founded in 2009.