Jenny Offill is the author of the novels Last Things (a New York Times Notable Book of the Year and a finalist for the LA Times First Book Award); Dept. of Speculation, which was shortlisted for the Folio Prize, the Pen Faulkner Award, and the International Dublin Award; and Weather, which has been shortlisted for the 2020
Women’s Prize.

She teaches at Bard College in upstate New York. Visit her at

Maggie Nelson

Visiting Writer, Winter 2017

Fernando A. Flores

Visiting Fiction Writer, Winter 2022

Wendy C. Ortiz

Visiting CNF Writer, Summer 2019

Mary Cappello

Visiting Creative Nonfiction Writer, Summer 2017

Dolen Perkins-Valdez

Visiting Fiction Writer, Summer 2022

Mojie Crigler

Visiting Alumnx Creative Nonfiction Writer, Winter 2016