Past Residents

  • photo of Renee Gladman
    Renee Gladman, Writer, Winter 2017
    Renee Gladman is a writer and artist preoccupied with lines, crossings, thresholds, and geographies as they play out in the interstices of poetry and prose. She is the author of nine...
  • photo of Heid E. Erdrich
    Heid E. Erdrich, Poet, Writer, Winter 2017
    Heid E. Erdrich authored five poetry collections, including Curator of Ephemera at the New Museum for Archaic Media, Michigan State University Press, 2017. Her memoir-in-recipes, Original...
  • photo of Tom Zoellner
    Tom Zoellner, Writer, Winter 2017
    Tom Zoellner is an associate professor of English at Chapman University, the political editor of The Los Angeles Review of Books and the author of five nonfiction books, including Train...
  • photo of Patrick Rosal
    Patrick Rosal, Poet, Summer 2017
    Patrick Rosal is author of four books, most recently, Brooklyn Antediluvian, which was a finalist for the Kingsley Tufts Award in Poetry. His writing has appeared in The New York Times,...
  • photo of Ross Gay
    Ross Gay, Poet, Writer, Summer 2017
    Ross Gay is the author of three books: Against Which, Bringing the Shovel Down, and Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude — winner of the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award and the 2016...
  • photo of Negar Azimi
    Negar Azimi, Writer, Fall 2017
    Negar Azimi is the Senior Editor of Bidoun, an award-winning magazine on the arts and culture of the Middle East and its diasporas. Her writing has appeared in Artforum, Frieze, Harper’s,...
  • photo of Matthieu Aikins
    Matthieu Aikins, Writer, Fall 2017
    Matthieu Aikins is a two-time finalist for the National Magazine Award in the Reporting category, and the winner of the 2014 Livingston Award. He received the 2013 Polk Award for magazine...
  • photo of Malena Mörling
    Malena Mörling, Poet, Winter 2016
    Malena Mörling was born in Stockholm in 1965 and grew up in southern Sweden. She is the author of two books of poetry: Ocean Avenue and Astoria. She has also published translations of work...
  • photo of Garth Greenwell
    Garth Greenwell, Writer, Winter 2016
    Garth Greenwell is the author of What Belongs to You (FSG, 2016), longlisted for the National Book Award and shortlisted for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize. His short fiction has...
  • photo of Henri Cole
    Henri Cole, Poet, Fall 2016
    Henri Cole was born in Fukuoka, Japan, in 1956. He has published nine collections of poetry, including Middle Earth, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer. He has received many awards for...