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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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...
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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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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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Elizabeth J Evans
Professor Emerita
Email: evanse@email.arizona.edu
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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...
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Fenton Johnson
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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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 several chapbooks including My Daughter La Chola (Ahsahta) and from Don't Call It Reginald Denny (Society Editions).  This Isa Nice Neighborhood was awarded an Honorable Mention in...
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Ander Monson
Associate Professor, English; Director, MFA Program in Creative Writing
Email: ander@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-7405
Office: 429 ML

Ander Monson is the author of six published books of nonfiction, fiction, and poetry (The Available World, Letter to a Future Lover, Neck Deep and Other Predicaments, Other Electricities, Vacationland, Vanishing Point), with two forthcoming (The Gnome Stories and I Will...
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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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Aisha Sabatini Sloan
Guest Lecturer, English
Email: sloana@email.arizona.edu

Aisha Sabatini Sloan was born and raised in Los Angeles. Her writing about race and current events is often coupled with analysis of art, film and pop culture. She studied English Literature at Carleton College and went on to earn an MA in Cultural Studies and Studio Art from the Gallatin School...
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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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Joshua Marie Wilkinson (Wilson)
Associate Professor, English
Email: joshuamarie@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-6156

Joshua Marie Wilkinson is the author of eight books of poetry, including Meadow Slasher (Black Ocean 2017).

He has edited five anthologies, including Poets on Teaching (University of Iowa Press 2010); Anne Carson: Ecstatic Lyre (University of Michigan Press 2015...
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