Kellene O'hara

Instructor in Composition and Rhetoric

Kellene O'Hara

Research Interests

Creative Writing, Writing


Kellene O'Hara is an Instructor with the Department of Writing and Rhetoric. She has a BA in English (concentration in creative writing) and a BA in World Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (emphasis in French) from West Virginia University. She has an MA in English (concentration in creative writing) from the University of Maine and an MFA in Creative Writing from The New School. She has published in The Fourth River, Marathon Literary Review, South Florida Poetry Journal, and elsewhere. Her writing has been nominated for the Best of the Net and the Best Small Fictions.

Courses Taught


B.A. English & French, West Virginia University (2014)

M.A. English, University of Maine (2017)

MFA Creative Writing, The New School (2022)