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Chatham University

MFA Alumni

Jen McClung

Jen McClung

Class of 2008

Jen is a Pushcart-nominated poet, a finalist in the Creative Nonfiction/W.W. Norton Program-Off, and an avid fiction writer. Her work appears in journals such as Hayden's Ferry Review, and in anthologies such as Floating Worlds and If Solitude Inspires. Originally from Southern California, Jen is a full-time lecturer at Iowa State University in Ames, IA. In addition to her writing, Jen is a singer/songwriter with two albums and a long list of live performances: