Discipline: Literature – nonfiction

Susana Ferreira

Discipline: Literature – nonfiction
Region: Toronto, CAN
MacDowell fellowships: 2020, 2021

Susana Ferreira is a writer, journalist, producer, editor, and educator who was raised by Toronto's West End. She spent her time at MacDowell working on her first book, a work of deeply reported creative nonfiction.


Irving Fine

Susana Ferreira worked in the Irving Fine studio.

Youngstown Studio was given to MacDowell by friends of Miss Myra McKeown in Youngstown, OH, where she promoted both art and music. It was renamed Irving Fine Studio in 1972 in honor of Irving Fine, a distinguished composer, conductor, and teacher who was a MacDowell Fellow during the 1940s and 1950s. The simple interior of the studio…

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