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Nancy McKinley

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Nancy McKinley -- Fiction Writer, Creative Nonfiction Writer.
Nancy McKinley's recent fiction appears in THE CORTLAND REVIEW, Issue 53 2011; Pushcart Prize nomination in COMMUTABILITY ANTHOLOGY 2010, COMING HOME ANTHOLGY 2010,  BIG WATER ANTHOLOGY 2008 (Main Street Rag Publishing) an in WINTER ANTHOLOGY 2010 (Punkin House Press). Her creative nonfiction, “Title IX & Me” appears in ON BECOMING 2012 (University of Nebraska). As Scholar-in-Residence for the PA Mechanicsburg Museum Association 2008-09, she developed the interactive online narrative If You Lived at the Stationmaster’s House. Her narrative for the Cumberland County Historical Society Virtual Tour won the PA Museum Director's Award. Outdoor pieces have appeared widely and in THE PHYSICIAN AND SPORTSMEDICINE. She presented at the AWP 2011 Conference Online Mentoring for Writers and Interns, Puerto Vallarta Mexico Writer’s Conference 2009, Unforgettable Characters The Gathering, PA 2009, Time, Place & Story and AWP 2007, Unsung Litany of Late Blooming Writers. Her novel, TRAVELS WITH A NUCLEAR WHORE, won the creative writing component of the Thayer Fellowship in the Arts, and she received the John Gardner Newhouse Award. She earned her Ph.D. from SUNY-Binghamton, M.A. from Colorado State University, and B.A. from College of the Holy Cross where she was one of the first females at the previously male school.

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