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Benjamin Anastas

Cris Beam

Priscilla Becker

Alexander Chee

Stacey D'Erasmo

Joseph Fasano

Emily Fragos

Ru Freeman

James Hannaham

Margo Jefferson

Heidi Julavits

Sheila Kohler

Dorothea Lasky

Sam Lipsyte

Ben Marcus

Mark Rozzo

Brian-Seibert

Rachel Sherman

Justin Taylor

Justin Torres

Alan Ziegler

Rachel sherman

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Rachel Sherman holds an MFA in fiction from Columbia University.  Her short stories have appeared in McSweeney’s, Fence, Open City, Conjunctions, and n+1, among other publications.  Her first book, The First Hurt, was short-listed for the Story Prize and the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award, and was named one of the 25 Books to Remember in 2006 by the New York Public Library.  Her first novel, Living Room, was released in 2009, also to broad critical acclaim.  She teaches writing at Rutgers and Columbia Universities.