Jaquira Díaz

Jaquira Díaz is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize, the Carl Djerassi Fiction Fellowship from the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing, and an NEA Fellowship to the Hambidge Center for the Arts. She’s been awarded fellowships or scholarships from the Sewanee Writers’…

Paisley Rekdal

Paisley Rekdal’s most recent volume of poems is Animal Eye (Pitt, 2012). Her poems “A Peacock in a Cage” and “Mortal Love” appear in the Winter 2014 issue of The Kenyon Review. Is there a story behind your KR poems…

Jackie Gorman

Jackie Gorman’s collection of stories, The Viewing Room, based on her hospital chaplaincy experiences, will be published this fall by University of Georgia Press as the winner of the Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction. Her memoir, The Seeing Glass,…

Jeremiah Childers

Jeremiah Childers is a former editorial assistant to Ninth Letter and the recipient of a work-study scholarship from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference. He is currently a Zell Fellow at the University of Michigan–Ann Arbor. An excerpt from his poem…

Karen Brown

Karen Brown is the author of Pins and Needles: Stories, which received the Grace Paley Prize for Short Fiction, and Little Sinners and Other Stories, winner of the Prairie Schooner Book Prize. Her novel, The Lost Girl, will be published…

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