Samantha Edmonds

Samantha Edmonds
PhD Candidate, Graduate Instructor, G. Ellsworth Huggins Fellow
04 Tate Hall

MA – University of Cincinnati

MFA – University of Tennessee

Research and Teaching

Areas of Study

  • Creative Writing – Fiction
  • Creative Writing – Nonfiction
  • Speculative Fiction
  • Queer Theory
  • Posthumanism



Pronouns: she/her

Samantha Edmonds is the author of the chapbooks Pretty to Think So (Selcouth Station Press, 2019) and The Space Poet (Split/Lip Press, 2020). Her fiction and nonfiction appears in The New York Times, Gay Magazine, Ninth Letter, Michigan Quarterly Review, and The Rumpus,

among others. A PhD student in creative writing at the University of Missouri, she currently lives in Columbia. Visit her online at

Selected Publications

(available at my website)