AMDA Faculty since: 2017
Brittany Ackerman is an educator and writer of fiction, non-fiction and poetry. As an educator, Brittany structures her classes as an open forum for discussion where students can develop and express individual perspectives, voices and styles. As a professional writer, Brittany has received numerous writing awards, including the Winner of Non-Fiction Book Award (The Perpetual of Motion Machine) and the Coastline Flash Fiction Contest Winner ("It is Understood"). Samples of her most recent publications include: "Freak Dance," "This is the Place of Dreams" (Short Fiction); "Silent Punisher" (Flash Fiction); "The People of My Earth" (Fiction); "Droit D'Aubaine," "Triple Word Score," "How to Picture on Edge" (Poetry); "Cherry Pie" (Fiction); "Moon Dance" (Fiction); "The Black Fox" (Non-Fiction); "The Ravens Perch" (Non-Fiction); "Fire Box" (Flash/Hybrid).
M.F.A., Creative Writing, Florida Atlantic University
B.A., English, Indiana University, Bloomington