Dr. Julie Marie Wade

Florida, United States

Member Since: 09/02/2012

Born in Seattle in 1979, Julie Marie Wade completed a Master of Arts in English at Western Washington University in 2003, a Master of Fine Arts in Poetry at the University of Pittsburgh in 2006, and a PhD in Interdisciplinary Humanities at the University of Louisville in 2012.  She is the author of Wishbone: A Memoir in Fractures (Colgate University Press, 2010; Bywater Books, 2014), winner of the Lambda Literary Award in Lesbian Memoir, Without: Poems (Finishing Line Press, 2010), selected for the New Women’s Voices Chapbook Series, Small Fires; Essays (Sarabande Books, 2011), selected for the Linda Bruckheimer Series in Kentucky Literature, Postage Due: Poems & Prose Poems (White Pine Press, 2013), winner of the Marie Alexander Poetry Series, Tremolo: An Essay (Bloom Books, 2013), winner of the Bloom Nonfiction Chapbook Prize, When I Was Straight: Poems (A Midsummer Night's Press, 2014), Catechism: A Love Story (Noctuary Press, 2016), and SIX: Poems (Red Hen Press, 2016), winner of the AROHO/To the Lighthouse Prize. Wade teaches in the creative writing program at Florida International University in Miami.



Website: www.juliemariewade.net

Twitter Username: @manyplums


  • Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at Florida International University (August 2012 - )


  • Doctoral Degree in Interdisciplinary Humanities from University of Louisville (May 2012)
  • Master of Fine Arts in Poetry from University of Pittsburgh (June 2006)

Genres of Interest

Creative nonfiction, Poetry