Anne Sanow is a visiting professor of creative writing in the Department of English. She teaches fiction workshops for undergraduate and graduate students in the Creative Writing program.
She is the author of the story collection "Triple Time," winner of the Drue Heinz Literature Prize and the L. L. Winship/PEN New England Award for Fiction. The book was selected as a "Must-Read" fiction title by the Massachusetts Center for the Book, and her story "The Grand Tour" won the 2009 Nelson Algren Award for Fiction from the Chicago Tribune. Her work has been published in Dossier, Kenyon Review, Shenandoah and elsewhere, and her awards include fellowships from the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, the MacDowell Colony and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Sanow received her Bachelor of Arts in English from George Mason University in Virginia and a Master of Fine Arts in fiction from Washington University in St. Louis.