University of Iowa

Steven Wright

Steve Wright is a big fan of science fiction, fantasy, horror and magical realism. He earned his M.A. in writing from Johns Hopkins University and his M.F.A. in creative writing from the University of Wisconsin Madison, where he won the graduate student writing award. He has taught creative writing at Madison College and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he won an award for excellence in teaching creative writing. His essays have appeared in the New York Review of Books. He recently completed his first novel, the Coyotes of Carthage, which is forthcoming from Ecco Press, an imprint of HarperCollins. He lives and works in Madison Wisconsin, where he both binges TV shows on Netflix and contemplates his next book.

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