Frannie Zellman

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author of

FatLand: A Novel
FatLand: The Early Days

co-author & editor of

Fat Poets Speak: Voices of the Fat Poets Society
Fat Poets Speak 2: Living and Loving Fatly
Fat Poets Speak 3: FatDance Flying

Frannie Zellman received her MA in creative writing from Boston University in 1980 and blames none of her professors for what she has done or written since.

She is a member of the National Association to Advance Fat Acceptance (NAAFA) and has taught writing workshops for people of size. She is the editor of Fat Poets Speak: Voices of the Fat Poets’ Society, which was published by Pearlsong Press in May 2009. She remains an active member of the Fat Poets’ Society and has recently started an online fiction writing group called the Fat Fiction Forum.