fall-2016-headshotRebecca McKanna grew up in Iowa but only spent time on a farm during an elementary school field trip. Her fiction, creative nonfiction, and poetry have appeared or are forthcoming in Narrative’s Story of the Week, Colorado ReviewMichigan Quarterly Review, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, Joyland, The Pinch, and Arts & Letters, among other publications.

Rebecca is an assistant professor of English at the University of Indianapolis. Previously, she served as a visiting assistant professor of English and creative writing at Waldorf University. She is also a reader for Midwestern Gothic.