Writer. Professor. Midwesterner.



Rebecca McKanna was born and raised in Iowa. Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in The Best American Mystery Stories 2019, Colorado Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, McSweeney's Internet Tendency, Third Coast, Joyland, and as one of Narrative's Stories of the Week, among other publications. She lives in Indiana where she is an assistant professor of English at the University of Indianapolis. She is represented by Rebecca Gradinger at Fletcher & Company.