Fred Leebron

Pennsylvania, United States

Member Since: 01/01/2008

Fred Leebron has an M.A. from the Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins and an MFA from the Iowa Writer’s Workshop, and was a Stegner Fellow at Stanford.  He has published three novels, co-edited two anthologies, and has co-written a textbook.  Currently he directs MFA programs for Queens University of Charlotte, and is a Professor of English at Gettysburg College. He also is the director of the Tinker Mountain Writers Workshop at Hollins University.


  • Professor of English at Gettysburg College (September 1997 - )
  • MFA Program Director at Queens University of Charlotte (March 2001 - )
  • Tinker Mountain Writers Workshop Director at Hollins University (March 2003 - )


  • Bachelor of Arts in Public and International Affairs from Princeton University (June 1983)
  • Master of Arts in The Writing Seminars from Johns Hopkins University (June 1986)
  • Master of Fine Arts in The Writer's Workshop from University of Iowa (June 1989)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Playwriting, Screenwriting, Children's literature , Poetry