Julia Talen

Julia Talen
PhD Candidate, Graduate Instructor, G. Ellsworth Huggins Fellow
20 Tate Hall

PhD, University of Missouri, in progress.

MFA-Creative Writing, Northern Michigan University, 2023

MSW, University of Denver

BS, New York University, 2017

Research and Teaching

Areas of Study:

  • Creative Writing
  • Queer Ecofeminism

Pronouns: she/they

Julia Kooi Talen is a poet and essayist interested in queer studies, art history and curation, and ecofeminism.  She currently teaches college composition at University of Missouri.

Awards and Honors

G. Ellsworth Fellow, current

Outstanding Graduate Student, Northern Michigan University, 2023

Fugue Prose Contest Finalist, 2022