Melisa Malvin

Music and musings

Poetry Published in The Ofi Press Literary Magazine

Poetry Published in The Ofi Press Literary Magazine

I am truly grateful to have two of my poems published in The Ofi Press Literary Magazine, Issue 49. It is an honor to be a part of a publication filled with such a talented group of poets from around the world. My poems “The hum” and “Wild Mustard (Hirshfeldia incana)” can be found here:...

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Presenting Poetry at PCA/ACA 2016

Presenting Poetry at PCA/ACA 2016

Melisa will be presenting her poetry from Schisms and Ruptures in the Popular Culture/American Culture Association National Conference on March 25, 2016 at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel in Seattle, WA. She will be joining chair Katie Manning and poets Nicelle Davis, Gary Wilkens, and Rev. Dr. E-K Daufin in the Poetry Studies and Creative Poetry...

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Presenting “Poetry as Change: Transforming Tragedy” at SAMLA 2014

Presenting “Poetry as Change: Transforming Tragedy” at SAMLA 2014

Melisa will be presenting her paper “Poetry as Change: Transforming Tragedy” in the Creative Nonfiction panel at the South Atlantic Modern Language Association Conference: “Sustainability and the Humanities,” which will be held November 7-9 in Atlanta, GA. Keynote speakers at the conference are Dr. Ursula K. Heise from UCLA and American novelist and essayist Wendell Berry. The...

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