Melissa Fraterrigo is the author of the novel Glory Days (University of Nebraska Press, fall 2017) and the short story collection The Longest Pregnancy (Livingston Press). Her fiction and nonfiction has appeared in more than forty literary journals and anthologies from Shenandoah and The Massachusetts Review to storySouth, and Notre Dame Review. She has been a finalist for awards from Glimmer Train on multiple occasions, twice nominated for Pushcart Awards, and was the winner of the Sam Adams/Zoetrope: All Story Short Fiction Contest. She teaches classes on the art and craft of writing at the Lafayette Writers’ Studio in Lafayette, Indiana.
Interviews and podcasts with Melissa
The Review Review by Tanya Perkins
Fiction Writers Review "Hard Truths from Vulnerable Places," by Melissa Scholes Young
Heavy Feather Review "Genuine and True: An Interview with Melissa Fraterrigo" with Erin Flanagan
Eco-Fiction Interview with Melissa Fraterrigo by Sheryl Johnston