Alumni: 2011

Rone Shavers (2011, 2017)

Rone Shavers ('17 and ’11) is a writer who publishes in multiple genres. His fiction has appeared in Another Chicago Magazine, www.identitytheory.com, Longform.org, Nth Word,...

Ginnah Howard (2006, 2011)

Ginnah Howard also held a Saltonstall residency in 2011. Her stories have appeared in Water~Stone Review, Permafrost, Portland Review, Descant 145, Eleven Eleven Journal, Stone...

Helen Rubinstein (2011)

Helen Rubinstein, an M.F.A. candidate in Nonfiction, has published essays in The Paris Review Daily, The Seneca Review, Slice, Witness, Salon, The New York Times, and elsewhere,...

Bushra Rehman (2011)

Bushra Rehman’s first novel Corona, a dark comedy about being South Asian in the United States, was noted among Poets & Writers Best Debut Fiction and...

Colleen Kinder (2011)

Colleen is the author of the guidebook Delaying the Real World: A Twentysomething's Guide to Seeking Adventure(Running Press, 2005). Her essays and articles have appeared...

Elizabeth Greenwood (2011)

Elizabeth Greenwood grew up in Worcester, Massachusetts.  She is currently at work on a book about people who have faked their deaths, entitled PLAYING DEAD: The...

Katy Higgins (2011)

Katy Higgins explores the human desire to find answers to the creation of the natural world, and the idea of it being a conquerable challenge....

Neil Chowdhury (2011)

Neil Chowdhury is a digital media artist whose work explores the relationships between individuals, their societies, and environments in different cultures. He holds a B.A from...

Nesya Blue (2011)

Nesya Blue's attended the Museum of Fine Arts School in her native Montréal and trained at the National Film Board of Canada. Blue's professional formation...

Craig Barber (2011)

Craig Barber is a photographer who uses antiquarian processes and focuses on the cultural landscape.  His work has focused on Viet Nam, Havana, and the Catskill region...

Katayoun Vaziri (2011)

Katayoun Vaziri  was born and raised in Iran and is currently based in New York. Vaziri draws on a wide range of cultural references to...

Gina Occhiogrosso (2011)

"I am interested in unique personal experiences where life becomes untethered, and spaces become increasingly psychological. My work captures flux, slippage or time-suspended through the liquid...

Yen-Hua Lee (2011)

Artist Yen Hua Lee spent her early life on a farm in rural Taiwan. After high school, she received an Associate's degree from the Taiwan...

Melora Griffis (2011)

Born in New York City, Griffis holds the MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts, BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design, and attended...

Laurel Garcia Colvin (2011)

Laurel Garcia Colvin’s received her MFA and BFA from the University of Texas at Austin, and did post-graduate studies at Pratt Institute. Colvin was on...

Echo Eggebrecht (2011)

Echo Eggebrecht was born in Maine and lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. She received her BFA in 2000 at the School of the Art...

Amy Cheng (2011)

Amy Cheng was born in Taiwan, raised in Brazil, Oklahoma and Texas. She received a BFA from the University of Texas at Austin, and an...

Mara Baldwin (2011)

Mara Baldwin received her BA from Wesleyan University and her MFA from California College of Arts. She currently resides in Ithaca where she maintains her studio...