Abby lives in Columbia, Missouri, where she writes creative nonfiction, book reviews, and cultural criticism. She has taught at the University of Missouri, Tufts, Centre College, Yeshiva University, and the University of Virginia and has researched issues of race and gender in American literature and popular culture including film and television. She was an Artist-in-Residence at PlySpace in Muncie, Indiana. Feel free to get in touch with her under the Contact page about any freelance writing opportunities and public speaking engagements.
You can also find her on Facebook @AbbyManzellaAuthor and