Lynn Veach Sadler
Former college president Dr. Lynn Veach Sadler, editor, poet, fiction/nonfiction writer, and playwright, has published widely in academics and creative writing. She has several poetry chapbooks, a novella, and a short-story collection; a novel is forthcoming. Her awards include the Poetry Society of America's Hemley. One story appears in Del Sol's Best of 2004 Butler Prize Anthology; another won the 2006 Abroad Writers Contest/Fellowship (France). Named 2007 Writer of the Year by California's elizaPress, she won Wayne State's 2008 Pearson Award for a play on Iraq.