Courtney Skaggs

b. Columbus, Ohio



MFA/MA, Creative Nonfiction & English Literature, University of Alaska Fairbanks // 2023

BA, English, The Ohio State University // 2014



Courtney Skaggs is an MFA / MA student at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, where they are the Nonfiction Editor and Managing Editor for Permafrost Magazine as well as a DJ at KSUA. Courtney earned a Bachelor of Arts in English with minors in Scandinavian Studies; Creative Writing; and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies from The Ohio State University in 2014. When she’s not reading, writing, or listening to music, you can probably find Courtney taking a walk in the woods, playing frisbee golf, or re-watching The Last Unicorn for the millionth time.