Michael Don

Michael Don

Michael Don

Assistant Professor

Michael Don is the author of the story collection Partners and Strangers (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2019). His work has appeared in journals such as World Literature Today, The Southampton Review, Washington Square Review, Fiction International, and Southern Humanities Review. He has previously taught at Tufts University, Penn State University, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and St. Paul's University in Kenya. He co-edits Kikwetu: A Journal of East African Literature. 

Selected Publications

Partners and Strangers, Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2019

"Pangani," the Brooklyn Review, 2022
"Make the NBA Great Again," World Literature Today, 2021

Short fiction
"Your People," New World Writing, 2022
"A Good Home," Another Chicago Magazine, 2021
"The Least We Could Do," J Journal, 2021
"A Temporary Addiction," Hobart, 2019
"Out and Back," The Cortland Review, 2016
"To Make Sure She Could Stop," Vol. 1 Brooklyn, 2015



M.F.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
B.A., Tufts University