Profile

Justin Bigos is author of the poetry collection Mad River (Gold Wake, 2017), as well as the chapbook Twenty Thousand Pigeons (iO, 2014).

His poems, stories, essays, and interviews with poets appear in publications including New England Review, The Seattle Review, Ploughshares, Southern Indiana Review, McSweeney’s Quarterly, The Rumpus, and The Best American Short Stories 2015. He cofounded and coedits the literary magazine Waxwing.

Justin recently joined the faculty of the MFA Program in Writing & Publishing at VCFA, and now makes his home in Barre, VT, with his wife, Erin Stalcup, and their daughter, Thalia.

Education

MFA - Creative Writing | Warren Wilson

Selected work

Kelly McMahon

Visiting Faculty, MFA in Writing & Publishing

Janaka Stucky

Visiting Faculty, MFA in Writing & Publishing

Tim Kirkman

Visiting Faculty, MFA in Writing & Publishing

Tavia Gilbert

Visiting Faculty, MFA in Writing & Publishing

Miciah Bay Gault

Faculty, MFA in Writing & Publishing; Novel Retreat

Matthew Dickman

Faculty, MFA in Writing; Postgraduate Writers' Conference; Visiting Faculty, MFA in Writing & Publishing