Eula Biss

Senior Lecturer

University Hall Room 019
Telephone: (847) 467-0826
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Eula Biss is the author of The Balloonists (Hanging Loose 2002) and Notes from No Man's Land: American Essays (Graywolf 2009). She holds a B.A. in nonfiction writing from Hampshire College and a M.F.A. in nonfiction writing from the University of Iowa. Her work is currently supported by a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Howard Foundation Fellowship and has been recognized by a Jaffe Writers' Award, a 21st Century Award from the Chicago Public Library, a Pushcart Prize, and a National Book Critics Circle Award. Her essays have recently appeared in The Best American Nonrequired Reading (Houghton Mifflin 2009), The Best Creative Nonfiction (Norton 2007) and the Touchstone Anthology of Contemporary Nonfiction (Simon & Schuster 2007) as well as in The Believer, Gulf Coast, Columbia, Ninth Letter, the North American Review, the Iowa Review, the Seneca Review, and Harper's.

 

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August 16, 2010