Mr. Michael Zimmer

Associate Faculty College of Letters and Sciences
Arts and Humanities

Michael Zimmer is a writer and filmmaker based in Los Angeles. He has developed feature screenplay and television projects with multiple production companies, and he co-directed and produced an award-winning feature documentary, The Entertainers, about the World Championship Old-Time Piano Playing Contest. His fiction has recently appeared or is forthcoming in Pithead Chapel, Spelk, Linden Avenue Literary Journal, and Akashic Books’ Mondays Are Murder. He received a B.A. in Political Science from Yale and a master’s in creative writing from USC. At National, he teaches undergraduate and graduate creative writing courses.

Contact Details

College of Letters and Sciences
mzimmer@nu.edu