Thon, Melanie Rae

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THON, Melanie Rae

THON, Melanie Rae. American, b. 1957. Genres: Novels, Novellas/Short stories. Career: Emerson College, instructor in literature, 1986-92; University of Massachusetts at Boston, instructor in writing and history, 1987-89; Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, instructor in writing, 1989- 93; Syracuse University, assistant professor of writing and literature, 1993- 96; Ohio State University, associate professor of writing and literature, 1996- 2000, University of Utah, professor of creative writing and literature, 2000-. Publications: Meteors in August (novel), 1990; Girls in the Grass (stories), 1991; Iona Moon (novel), 1993; First Body (stories), 1997; Sweet Hearts (novel), 2001. Address: c/o Irene Skolnick, 22 W 23rd St Suite 5, New York, NY 10010, U.S.A.