Kresge Faculty Fellows

Kresge College Fellows are dedicated artists, teachers, and scholars drawn from every field of study at the University.
Micah Perks
  • Pronouns she, her, her, hers, herself
  • Title
    • Professor
    • Director of Creative Writing
    • Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs, Humanities
  • Division Humanities Division
  • Department
    • Literature Department
    • Creative Writing Program
  • Affiliations Academic Senate
  • Phone
    831-459-4586: no messages
  • Email
  • Website
  • Office Location
    • Humanities Building 1, 233
    • Humanities 1 233
  • Office Hours Spring '23, W 2-4 on zoom, email me for link
  • Mail Stop Humanities Academic Services
  • Mailing Address
    • Humanities, 1156 High Street
    • Santa Cruz CA 95064

Summary of Expertise

Creative/Critical Writing; Reading and Writing U.S. fiction and creative non-fiction; U.S. gender, literature and culture; U.S. utopian communities.

Research Interests

U.S.  fiction, autobiographical writing, and historical fiction; U.S. gender, literature, and culture; alternative communities, U.S. wilderness adventure writing, magical stories, humorous stories.