Meghan Kenny (2008-2009)
Meghan Kenny holds a B.A. in English from Kenyon College and an MFA in fiction from Boise State University. She has taught writing at Boise State University, for the Idaho Writers in the Schools Program, and for Gotham Writers’ Workshop. She has also worked for the Log Cabin Literary Center in Idaho and taught English in Japan for the JET Program. She spent 2007-2008 living and writing on the coast of northern Peru, and was a 2008 Peter Taylor Fellow at the Kenyon Review Writers’ Workshop. She received the Iowa Review Award for Fiction in 2005, was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2007 and has stories published or forthcoming in Sonora Review, The Iowa Review, The Gettysburg Review, Cimarron Review, Bound Off, and The Kenyon Review. She has held artist residencies at La Muse in La Bastide Esparbairenque, France and at Vermont Studio Center. She is working on a novel.