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Maureen Brady

Maureen Brady

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Maureen Brady, MA, Adjunct Assistant Professor with NYU SPS Writing Program, teaches Advanced Short Story and Fiction I. A novelist and short story writer, her books include the novels Ginger’s Fire, Folly, and, Give Me Your Good Ear, and the short story collection, The Question She Put to Herself, as well as three books of nonfiction. She teaches Advanced Fiction with New York Writers Workshop and Peripatetic Writing Workshop. She has taught creative writing at Bard and Skidmore Colleges and The Resource Center for Accessible Living in Kingston. She has received grants from Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation, NYSCA, and Tyrone Guthrie Centre, and her stories have won awards, including the 2015 Saints and Sinners short story contest. She serves on the Money for Women Fund.

Currently Teaching

Character Development in Fiction

Find or deepen your story or novel by delineating your characters.