Margaret Lynn Salsi

Lecturer in Fiction (Fall 2018)

English and Creative Writing

Office: N111 Callaway Center. Fall 2018 office hours: Thursday 1:30-2:15, 5:30-6:00 p.m. and by appointment

Phone: 404-727-4683

Fax: 404-727-4672



Lynn Salsi, MFA is an author, playwright, storyteller, media producer, and scholar. She has published multiple books, plays, poetry, articles and essays. Her writing awards include an American Library Association Notable Book Award, Jackqueline Longhard World Understanding Lecturer, Stars and Flags gold medal, and a Pulitzer Prize nomination for The Life and Times of Ray Hicks, Keeper of the Jack Tales. Salsi’s scholarly concentrations include: Use of Inherited Narrative in Writing Fiction and Cultural Depictions in Literature in the Age of Digital Modalities.


Appalachian Jack Tales

Appalachian Jack Tales

Jack Tales

The Jack Tales


Young Ray Hicks

Young Ray Hicks Learns the Jack Tales

Ray HicksRay Hicks: Keeper of the Jack Tales