Stephanie Carpenter

Stephanie Carpenter holds an MFA from Syracuse University and a PhD in creative writing and American literature from the University of Missouri. Her first book, Missing Persons, won the 2017 Press 53 Award for Short Fiction and is appearing this fall. Her prose has been published in Witness, Nimrod, the Cossack Review, Big Fiction, the Crab Orchard Review, and elsewhere. She teaches creative writing and literature at Michigan Tech University, in the northernmost reaches of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.