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Molly Horan

Part-time Faculty
619 - 1 Wash Pl

Office Hours
Tuesday 12:30 TO 1:30

B.A., Creative Nonfiction, Central Connecticut State University, 2010
M.F.A., Writing, New School for Social Research, 2012

Molly Horan’s teaching interests include 20th and 21st century young adult literature and web culture. She received her MFA in writing for children and young adults from the New School. She has worked at several prominent NYC websites including Buzzfeed, Mashable, and KnowYourMeme. She currently works as an associate editor of digital innovation at Refinery29, where she has written about the intersection between online fandoms and LGBT activism, body positivity, and the evolution of viral web content. She has taught at Fordham University, focusing on LGBT YA literature. She also acts as a book reviewer for Bust and Booklist.    



I Have Seven Dogs

Molly Horan's I Have Seven Dogs was published by Penguin/Random House.


Epically Earnest

Molly Horan's Epically Earnest was published by Harper Collins.

Teaching and Research Interests

20th– and 21st–century young adult literature  writing for young adults  web culture and viral web content 

Molly Horan