Catherine Zobal Dent

Pennsylvania, United States

Member Since: 01/18/2013

Catherine Zobal Dent is the author of Unfinished Stories of Girls, a collection of short stories published in 2014 by Fomite Press. Her fiction has appeared in journals such as Harvard Review, PANK, and Crab Orchard Review, and she was the 2006 Winner of the Charles Johnson Student Fiction Prize. She is the creative writing editor of MLS and the Executive Director of FUSE: Forum of Undergraduate Student Editors.  She teaches courses in creative writing and small press publishing and editing at Susquehanna University.



  • Unfinished Stories of Girls , Fomite (May 1, 2014)


  • Associate Professor of English and Creative Writing at Susquehanna University (August 2009 - )
  • Assistant Professor of English and Creative Writing at Shippensburg Unversity (August 2006 - July 2009)


  • Bachelor of Arts in English, French, Women's Studies from Duke (May 1994)
  • Doctoral Degree in English/Creative Writing from Binghamton University (May 2006)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Poetry