Susanne Davis


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Susanne’s Workshops/Appearances:
Workshop presenter, International Women Writers' Guild Winter Retreat, Briarcliff Manor, NY. Feb. 8-10, 2013.
One Day Retreat, Storrs, CT. Jan. 13, 2013.
Workshop Presenter, UCONN Women’s Advance Conference, May 15, 2012.
Panel Presenter, UCONN Conference on the Teaching of Writing, April 6, 2012.
Workshop teacher, International Women Writers’ Guild Summer Conference, Yale University 2011.
Guest Speaker, Windham High School Career Day, Willimantic, CT. April, 2010.
Guest Speaker, Greater Hartford Women's Conference, April, 2010.

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Susanne Davis's short stories have been published in numerous journals including: American Short Fiction, Notre Dame Review, descant, Feminist Studies, St. Petersburg Review, Zone 3, Carve and Boston Fiction Annual Review. Her work has won awards and recognition including: Hemingway First Novel Award, American Short Fiction Contest (second place), and mention as distinguished story in Best American Short Stories series, among others.

Her novel, GRAVITY HILL is currently under agent representation and a section was featured at the Boston Fiction Festival.

Susanne holds an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and teaches at the University of CT., where she has been resident director of the Summer Study Abroad Program in St. Petersburg, Russia. She is a teaching artist for the Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism.


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