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
Jennifer Colville

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

Hélène Cixous