Jillian Weise

Jillian Weise's work has appeared in The Atlantic, The New York Times, Tin House and elsewhere. Her books include The Amputee's Guide to Sex (2007), The Colony (a novel, 2010), and The Book of Goodbyes, which won the Isabella Gardner Award and will be published by BOA in 2013. She has received fellowships from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, The Fine Arts Work Center and the Fulbright Program. She is an Assistant Professor at Clemson University where she co-directs the Annual Clemson Literary Festival.