francine j. harris

Michigan, United States

Member Since: 09/21/2011

francine j. harris’ first collection, allegiance, was a finalist for the 2013 Kate Tufts Discovery and PEN Open Book Award. Her work has appeared in Rattle, Ninth Letter, Ploughshares, Indiana Review and others. Originally from Detroit, she is a Cave Canem fellow and is the Front Street Writers Writer-in-Residence in Traverse City, Michigan for the 2013/14 school year. In the fall, she will join the creative writing faculty at Interlochen Center for the Arts.


Twitter Username: @francinejharris


  • allegiance , Wayne State University Press (March 1, 2012)


  • Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, Poetry from University of Michigan (May 2011)

Genres of Interest

Creative nonfiction, Poetry