The University of Iowa

Jennifer Colville

Jennifer holds an M.F.A. from Syracuse University and a Ph.D. in English and Creative Writing from the University of Utah. Her stories have appeared in The Literary Review, The Mississippi Review, The Iowa Review, Diagram, and on the Huffington Post. A collection of short stories, Elegies for Uncanny Girls, was published by Indiana University Press in 2017. She is the founding editor of PromptPress, a journal for the interplay of visual art and writing. Jennifer has taught at The University of Iowa, San Francisco State, the University of San Francisco, and Coe College. She co-runs the Free Generative Writing Workshops in Iowa City.

Instructor Events

Weeklong June 14 to June 19 2020
Instructor(s): 
Jennifer Colville

“Woman must put herself into the text—as into the world and into history—by her own movement.”

Hélène Cixous