Ana Pugatch

Ana Pugatch

Ana Pugatch

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Creative Writing: ecopoetics, Modernist poetry, classical Chinese poetry, German Expressionism

Ana Pugatch was the '20-'21 Poetry Heritage Fellow at GMU. Before being awarded the fellowship, she taught undergraduate composition and literature courses. 

Ana's poetry has appeared in The Los Angeles Review, Thin Air Magazine, The Esthetic Apostle, Angelical Ravings Zine, Third Wednesday Magazine, Remington Review, PØST-, Sweet Tree Review, Cagibi, Short Edition, Foothill Poetry Journal, Poached HareRoadrunner Review, Literary Shanghai, The Bangalore Review, The Write Launch, Volition, 50 Haikus, Words & Whispers, Young Ravens Literary Review, Pinesong, and Chicago Memoryhouse Magazine.

Ana has published interviews and a book review about ecopoetry in Phoebe Journal. She also won the '20 Atlantis Award from The Poet's Billow, the NC Poetry Society's '21 McIntyre Light Verse Award, and was nominated for a Pushcart by Willows Wept Review.

She has a bachelor's degree in English from Skidmore College, and a master's degree in "Language and Literacy" from Harvard. She also holds certifications in English, ESL, and gifted education. 


B.A. with Honors in English, Skidmore College

Ed.M. in Language & Literacy, Harvard University

M.F.A. in Creative Writing/Poetry, George Mason University