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Nellie Sullivan, M.F.A.

Associate Professor of English


Helena “Nellie” Sullivan’s poems, reviews, and translations have appeared in eXchanges, Moist Towelette, Hover Project, Drunken Boat, and Shampoo. At Cedarville, she teaches Poetry Workshop, Advanced Poetry Workshop, Contemporary Poetry, Introduction to Literature, and Freshman Composition. She has been at Cedarville since 2006.

Education and Credentials

  • M.F.A. in Creative Writing with emphasis in poetry, University of Iowa
  • B.S. in Cultural Anthropology and English Literature, Central Michigan University


  • Travel/Road trips
  • Canning food
  • Film
  • Lateral logic puzzles
  • Illuminated manuscripts