Zackary Medlin

Zackary Medlin
Visiting Assistant Professor of English

Areas of expertise:

  • Creative Writing
  • Poetry 
  • Horror Fiction
  • Film Theory


  • Ph.D. English Literature and Creative Writing (poetry), University of Utah, 2022
  • M.A./M.F.A. Literary Arts and Creative Writing (poetry), University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2013
  • B.A. English Literature, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2010


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About Zackary Medlin

Zackary Medlin (he/him) is a Visiting Instructor of Creative Writing. He holds an MA/MFA from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and a Ph.D. from the University of Utah, where he was awarded a Clarence Snow Fellowship. He is the winner of the Nancy D. Hargrove Editor's Choice Prize, the Patricia Goedicke Prize in Poetry, and an AWP Intro Journals Award recipient.

Zackary's poetry has appeared in journals such as Colorado Review, The Cincinnati Review, Grist, and more.