WRITER IN RESIDENCE
January 11-25, 2023
Christina Clancy is the author of two novels, The Second Home and Shoulder Season, St. Martin’s Press. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune, The Sun Magazine and in literary journals including Glimmer Train Stories, Pleiades, Hobart, The Minnesota Review and elsewhere. She has a PhD in Creative Writing from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and formerly taught English at Beloit College. She lives in Madison, Wisconsin.
During her residency, Christina Clancy will work on her third novel, ARABY COVE, the story of a woman from the Midwest whose former step-father leaves her a small motel in Palm Springs. When her husband gets lost on a hike, she discovers that the residents of the motel share a shocking secret, one that will cause her to rethink her relationship with her stepfather, and question whether or not her husband wants to be found.