Dr. Sian Griffiths

Utah, United States

Member Since: 07/01/2012


Siân Griffiths lives in Ogden, Utah where she serves as director of the Creative Writing Program at Weber State University. Her stories have appeared in The Georgia Review, Quarterly West, Versal, Permafrost, and Fifth Wednesday Journal, among other publications. Additionally, her poems have appeared in Versal, Cave Wall, Ninth Letter, and other journals, and her essays can be found in The Rumpus, River Teeth, So to Speak, and Mary. Her first novel, Borrowed Horses (New Rivers Press), was a semi-finalist for the 2014 VCU Cabell First Novelist Award. For more information, check her website, sbgriffiths.com or find her on Twitter @BorrowedHorses.

Website: sbgriffiths.com

Twitter Username: @borrowedhorses


Publications

  • Borrowed Horses , New Rivers Press (October 2013)

Employment

  • Assistant Professor of English at Piedmont College (August 2008 - June 2011)
  • Assistant Professor of English at Weber State University (July 2011 - )
  • Director of Creative Writing at Weber State University (July 2013 - )

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in English (creative writing) from University of Idaho (May 1995)
  • Master of Arts in English (creative writing) from University of Georgia (May 2002)
  • Doctoral Degree in English (creative writing) from University of Georgia (May 2006)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Screenwriting, Poetry