Discipline: Literature – nonfiction

Michele Morano

Discipline: Literature – nonfiction
Region: Chicago, IL
MacDowell Fellowships: 2007

Michele Morano is the author of the travel memoir, Grammar Lessons: Translating a Life in Spain. Her creative nonfiction has appeared in many venues, from the Chicago Tribune to Best American Essays. She lives in Chicago, where she directs the M.A. in Writing and Publishing program at DePaul University and is working on a new essay collection about unconsummated romantic love.



Michele Morano worked in the Banks studio.

Banks, an ell on the north end of the Lodge dormitory, was first used as an artist’s studio in 1970. Since then, it has played host to an extraordinary list of writers working in several disciplines. In all seasons, Fellows have enjoyed the pastoral view through the French doors facing a field…

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