Indiana University Creative Writing Program
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(1995 Graduate)

Cara Diaconoff is the author of a story collection, Unmarriageable Daughters (Lewis-Clark Press, 2008) and two novels: Iíll Be a Stranger to You (Outpost19 e-books, 2011), and Marian Hall (currently seeking a publisher). Her stories and essays have appeared individually in The Adirondack Review, Indiana Review, Other Voices, South Dakota Review, Verbumcavus, and descant; her work has won fellowships from the Indiana Arts Commission, the Utah Arts Council, and the MacDowell Colony. She has taught creative writing as a Visiting Writer at Whitman College, a lecturer at Texas Christian University, and a Peace Corps volunteer at colleges in Russia. She currently lives in Seattle with her cats (two, per federal law for single women), Monkey and Angelica.