Department of English


Jennifer Egan, Pulitzer Prize-winner

Jennifer Egan is the author of the novels The Invisible Circus, Look at Me, The Keep, and A Visit from the Goon Squad, which won the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award. She is also the author of a short story collection, Emerald City. Her stories have been published in The New Yorker, Harper’s Magazine, GQ, Zoetrope, and Ploughshares, and her nonfiction appears frequently in The New York Times Magazine. She lives with her husband and sons in Brooklyn.

Invisible Circus   Look At Me   The Keep   A Visit from the Goon Squad   Emerald City   

David Abrams    Fobbit  

David Abrams is the author of Fobbit, a Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers selection. His stories have appeared in Esquire, Narrative, The Missouri Review and elsewhere. 

Eduardo C. Corral

Eduardo C. Corral is the author of Slow Lightning, which won the Yale Series of Younger Poets Award. His poems have appeared in Best American Poetry 2012, Jubilat, New England Review and Ploughshares

Holly Goddard Jones   Girl Trouble

Holly Goddard Jones is the author of the story collection Girl Trouble and the forthcoming novel The Next Time You See Me. Her stories have appeared in The Best American Mystery Stories, New Stories from the Southand Tin House.

Charles McLeod  American Weather

Charles McLeod is the author of the novel American Weather and the story collection National Treasures. His work has appeared in The Huffington Post, The Iowa Review and Salon

Ben Mirov  Hider Roser

Ben Mirov is the author of Hider Roser, Ghost Machine and the chapbooks Vortexts, I is to Vorticism and Collected Ghost. He grew up in Northern California and lives in Oakland. 

Bonnie Nadzam  Lamb

Bonnie Nadzam is the author of Lamb, which won The Center for Fiction’s Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize. Her work has appeared in Granta, Harper’s Magazine, The Iowa Review and elsewhere. 

Ariana Reines  The Cow

Ariana Reines is the author of The Cow, Coeur de Lion, Mercury, and the play Telephone, which won two Obie Awards. Her translations include Baudelaire’s My Heart Laid Bare, Hennig’s The Little Black Book of Grisélidis Réal and Tiqqun’s Preliminary Materials Toward a Theory of the Young-Girl.

Glenn Shaheen  Predatory

Glenn Shaheen is the author of the poetry collection Predatory, and the flash collection Unchecked Savagery.