Susan Martens

Susan Martens served as a retreat leader for the Southeastern Louisiana Writing Project’s New Orleans Writing Marathon Retreat from 2015-2019. She has been studying and facilitating writing marathons for the last fifteen years, and her writing about them has appeared in publications such as College Composition and Communication, Assay: A Journal of Nonfiction Studies, and Louisiana Literature. She is currently Associate Professor of English and Director of the Prairie Lands Writing Project at Missouri Western State University.