Brittany Ackerman

  • Brittany Ackerman

    Brittany Ackerman is a graduate of Florida Atlantic University's MFA program in Creative Writing.  In 2016 she completed a residency at the Wellstone Center in the Redwoods, as well as the Mont Blanc Workshop in Chamonix, France under the instruction of Alan Heathcock.  She recently attended the Writing by Writers Methow Valley Workshop in May of 2017 under the leadership of Ross Gay.  She currently lives in Los Angeles  with her forthcoming collection of essays entitled The Perpetual Motion Machine to be released by Red Hen Press in the fall of 2018. More of her work can be found at


    Developing a Writing Life