B.A. Liberal Arts, Sarah Lawrence College
M.F.A. Fiction Writing, Sarah Lawrence College
Carol Zoref has been a part-time member of the Gallatin faculty since 2001, teaching fiction writing in the Advanced Writing Program. She has been a full-time member of the Sarah Lawrence College faculty since 1998. She has been awarded fellowships and grants from the Virginia Center for Creative Arts, Hall Farm Center for Arts, and In Our Own Write.
fiction and essay writing; 19th-, 20th-, and 21st-century literature; photography and other visual narratives
Professor Carol Zoref's novel Barren Island was selected by Paul Harding as the winner of the 2015 Associated Writing Programs Novel Award and will be published in 2017 by New Issues Press.