Elizabeth Colen, MFA

she/they, Senior Instructor


Elizabeth J. Colen is the author of What Weaponry, a novel in prose poems, poetry collections Money for Sunsets (Lambda Literary Award finalist in 2011) and Waiting Up for the End of the World: Conspiracies, flash fiction collection Dear Mother Monster, Dear Daughter Mistake, long poem / lyric essay hybrid The Green Condition, fiction collaboration Your Sick, and fiction collaboration True Ash, which was released in September 2018. Nonfiction editor at Tupelo Press, book reviewer for the American Book Review, and freelance editor/manuscript consultant, her research and teaching interests include queer literature, hybrid genres, experimental writing, ecopoetics, photography, literary and visual collage, and the physical embodiment of art practices.