About

Alissa Hattman’s writing has appeared or is forthcoming in HobartCarveThe Rumpus, Gravel, Propeller, American Writers Review, Big Other, Atticus ReviewShirley Magazine, and SUSAN, and her short story, “Beyond the Bay,” won WORK’s fiction of the year contest in 2011. Her writing has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and Best Microfiction 2020.

Alissa received her MFA in Fiction at Pacific University in 2009 and, in 2013, she completed a MA in English Literature from Portland State University. She has studied at Charles University in Prague and has been an artist-in-residence at Gullkistan Center for Creativity in Laugarvatn, Iceland. Alissa now teaches writing at Chemeketa Community College in Salem, Oregon.

Contact: alissa at alissahattman dot com.