Dr. Danita Berg

Florida, United States

Member Since: 08/25/2015

Danita Berg chairs the English Department at Full Sail University in Winter Park, FL, and was the founding director of the Red Earth Low-Residency MFA in Creative Writing program at Oklahoma City University. She published creative works in journals such as Redivider, Southern Women’s ReviewQuay: A Journal of the Arts, The Houston Literary Review, and Black Market Review, among others, as well as in the non-fiction collections Press Pause Moments: Essays about Life Transitions by Women Writers and Ain’t Nobody That Can Sing Like Me: An Oklahoma Writing Anthology. She is the non-fiction editor for the online literary journal, Animal: A Beast of a Literary Magazine. She earned her MFA in Creative Writing at Goddard College and Ph.D. in English at the University of South Florida. Most recently she co-edited with Lori A. May the pedagogical collection Creative Composition: Inspiration and Techniques for Writing Instruction with Multilingual Matters. For more information, visit www.danitaberg.com.

Website: www.danitaberg.com

Twitter Username: @DanitaBergWrite


  • Creative Composition: Inspiration and Techniques for Writing Instruction , Multilingual Matters (May 15, 2015)


  • English Department Director at Full Sail University (June 2012 - )


  • Doctoral Degree in English from University of South Florida (May 2010)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Creative nonfiction