Faculty Members

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Kate Bernheimer
Associate Professor, English
Email: kbernheimer@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1836

Kate Bernheimer’s most recent book is Office at Night, a novella co-authored with Laird Hunt (Finalist, Shirley Jackson Awards). It was published by Coffee House Press and co-commissioned by The Walker Art Center. She also is the author of two story collections, How a Mother Weaned Her Girl from...
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Creative Writing
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Susan Briante
Associate Professor, Creative Writing and Literature
Email: sbriante@email.arizona.edu
Office: M LNG 336

Susan Briante’s most recent book The Market Wonders (Ahsahta Press) was a finalist for the National Poetry Series. The Kenyon Review calls it “masterful at every turn.” She is also the author of the poetry collections Pioneers in the Study of Motion and Utopia...
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Creative Writing, Literature
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Christopher A Cokinos
Associate Professor, English
Email: cokinos@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1836
Office: Tuesday afternoons and by appointment

Christopher Cokinos is the author of three books of literary nonfiction: Hope Is the Thing with Feathers: A Personal Chronicle of Vanished Birds (Tarcher/Penguin); The Fallen Sky: An Intimate History of Shooting Stars (Tarcher/Penguin); and Bodies, of the Holocene (Truman). In 2016, the...
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Creative Writing, SCCT
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Alison H Deming
Professor, English
Email: ademing@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-0799
Office: M LNG 438

Alison Hawthorne Deming was born and grew up in Connecticut. Her most recent book is Zoologies: On Animals and the Human Spirit published by Milkweed Editions in 2014. Two poetry books will be out in...
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Creative Writing
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Julie Iromuanya
Assistant Professor
Email: jiromuanya@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1836

Julie Iromuanya is an assistant professor in fiction, and the author of Mr. and Mrs. Doctor (Coffee House Press), a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award, the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Award for...
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Creative Writing
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Fenton Johnson
Professor
Email: fjohnson@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-7392

Fenton Johnson is the author of three novels, The Man Who Loved Birds, forthcoming in February 2016, as well as Crossing the River and Scissors, Paper, Rock, each to be reissued in February 2016.  He is also the author of Geography of the Heart:  A Memoir and...
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Creative Writing
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Farid Matuk
Assistant Professor, English
Email: matuk@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1836

Farid Matuk is the author of This Isa Nice Neighborhood (Letter Machine) and My Daughter La Chola (Ahsahta).  This Isa Nice Neighborhood was awarded an Honorable Mention in the 2011 Arab American Book Awards, named a finalist for the Norma Farber First Book Award by the Poetry Society of America...
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Creative Writing, SCCT
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Ander Monson
Associate Professor, English
Email: ander@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-7405

Ander Monson is the author of six books: The Available World, Letter to a Future Lover, Neck Deep and Other Predicaments, Other Electricities, Vacationland, and Vanishing Point. A finalist for the National Book Critics Circle award and the New York Public Library Young Lions...
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Creative Writing, English Department
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Manuel Muñoz
Associate Professor, English
Email: munozm@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-0775

Manuel Muñoz received his BA in English and American Literature and Language from Harvard College in 1994 and an MFA in Creative Writing from Cornell University in 1998, where he was mentored by the Chicana writer Helena María Viramontes.  He is a first-generation college graduate and is often...
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Creative Writing
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Aurelie Sheehan
Professor, English
Email: asheehan@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-7399
Office: M LNG 471

Aurelie Sheehan is the author of three short story collections, Demigods on Speedway (University of Arizona Press 2014), Jewelry Box: A Collection of Histories (BOA Editions, Ltd. 2013), and Jack Kerouac Is Pregnant (Dalkey Archive Press 1994), as well...
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Creative Writing
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Joshua Marie Wilkinson (Wilson)
Associate Professor, English
Email: joshuamarie@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-6156

Joshua Marie Wilkinson earned a BA in Secondary Education & English (Western Washington University 2000); an MFA in Creative Writing (University of Arizona 2003); an MA in Film Studies (University College Dublin 2004); and a PhD in English (University of Denver 2007).

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Creative Writing
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