Ms. S.L. (Sandi) Wisenberg

Illinois, United States

Member Since: 09/01/2010


Website: http://SLwisenberg.blogspot.com

Twitter Username: @SLwisenberg


Publications

  • The Adventures of Cancer Bitch , U of Iowa Press (2009)
  • Holocaust Girls: History, Memory & Other Obsessions , U of Nebraska Press (2002)
  • The Sweetheart Is In , Northwestern U Press (2001)

Awards

  • Pushcart Prize(1996)
  • Illinois Arts Council grants, 2010, 2006, 1992
  • NEH summer stipend, 2011, 1999, 1994, 1991
  • Distinguished Teaching Award, Northwestern University(2007)

Employment

  • Literary Director at TriQuarterly.org (March 2010 - August 2014)
  • Instructor at Northwestern University MA/MFA program (September 2003 - )
  • Co-director, director at Northwestern University MA/MFA program (June 2004 - August 2014)
  • Coal Royalty Chair, English at University of Alabama MFA program (January 2013 - May 2013)

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Northwestern University (December 1978)
  • Master of Fine Arts in Fiction from University of Iowa Writers' Workshop (July 1983)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Creative nonfiction