Sarah Wallman, M.F.A.

DepartmentEnglish and CommunicationsSarah Wallman, M.F.A. at Albertus Magnus College
TitleProfessor of English
Director, Master of Fine Arts Program
BackgroundB.A., University of Virginia
M.F.A.,University of Pittsburgh
OfficeAC 316
Phone(203) 773-4473
  • Written Expression
  • Creative Writing
  • The Short Story
  • Narrative

"Senseless Women," a short story collection, University of Massachusetts Press, winner of the Juniper Prize, March 2020.

"Birth Stories," third place and publication, The Masters Review contest, May 2018.

"Birth Stories," winner, Tucson Festival of Books Literary Award for fiction, March 2018.

"Birth Stories," finalist for the Zoetrope: All Story prize in fiction, October 2017.

"North of Eden," Hobart, November 2017.

"Brief Encounters with Wildlife," Diaphonous Review, May 2017.

"Cover Band," commissioned story for the Great Jones Street app, Feb, 2017.

"The Dead Girls Show," on the Great Jones Street app, July 2016.

"Only Children," on the Great Jones Street app, July 2016.

"Junk Food," on the Great Jones Street app, July 2016.

"Future Perfect Tense," a novel, finalist for the James Jones First Novel Fellowship and the William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition.

"One Car Hooks to the Next and Pulls," ebook short published by Feltrinelli Editore, 2015 (also available as "Una carrozza si aggancia all'altra e tira").

"One Car Hooks to the Next and Pulls," Prada Journal international fiction contest 2013.

"One Car Hooks to the Next and Pulls," Fraulein (German language magazine), 2014.

"Junk Food," grand prize winner, Dogwood Journal, March 2014.

"Waiting for the Night Music," on, Spring 2012.

"You Don't Have to Call Me Merle Haggard (Anymore)," PMS- Poemmemoirstory, Spring 2012.

"A Mentorship," Ellipsis, Fall 2011.

"Distance," microfiction on, 2011.

"Georgetown Kisses," on readshortfiction,com, 2011.

"The Malanesian," Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet, Fall 2011.

"King," L Magazine Fiction Contest winner, July 2006.


Member, AWP

Faculty Sponsor for the English Club and Breakwater literary journal