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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Molly McNett  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Adult;


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Illinois Connection

McNett is an English professor at Northern Illinois University and lives in Oregon, Illinois. She graduated from Illinois State University with her B. A. and earned her M. A. from Northern Illinois University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Molly McNett received her M.F.A. from the University of Iowa. She is an instructor of Rhetoric, Composition, English as Second Language at Northern Illinois University. Her work has appeared in ''The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2005'', ''Brain Child'' magazine, ''Missouri Review'', ''Black Warrior Review'', ''New England Review'', ''New Letters'', ''Crazyhorse'', and ''Other Voices''.

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Selected Titles At Your Library

One dog happy /
ISBN: 158729687X. OCLC Number: 647847568

University of Iowa Press,. .

These are beautifully written and quietly compelling personal essays about family, language and communication, work, love and marriage, home, history, memory, and belonging. Lueth's journeys will interest anyone who lives or works at the intersection of different spaces, languages, or cultures.