Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference Fellow 2019
About Jane Marcellus
Jane Marcellus' personal essays and short memoir have appeared in the Washington Post, Gettysburg Review, Sycamore Review, Hippocampus, and other publications. She is the 2018 winner of the Betty Gabehart Prize in nonfiction given by the Kentucky Women Writers Conference and has attended workshops with Rebecca McClanahan and Kiese Laymon. Also a media historian, she is the author of Business Girls and Two-Job Wives: Emerging Media Stereotypes of Employed Women (Hampton Press, 2011) and a co-author of Mad Men and Working Women: Feminist Perspectives on Historical Power, Resistance, and Otherness (Peter Lang, 2014). She is a professor at Middle Tennessee State University.