Jac Jemc
College of Arts and Sciences
(773) 442-5810
Courses Taught
ENGL 386 Creative Writing: Fiction I
Core Composition, Text off the Page
Graduate Fiction Workshop, The Art of the Novel Query
Intro to Editing and Publishing, Submission Bootcamp
Research Interests
Creative Writing, Experimental Fiction, The Contemporary Short Story, The Novel, The Personal Essay, Fragmented Narratives, The Pragmatics of Editing and Publishing

MFA  School of the Art Institute

Selected Publications

The Grip of It,  Farrar, Strauss, and Giroux, novel,  forthcoming 2017
My Only Wife, Dzanc Books (award winning)
A Different Bed Every Time,  Dzanc Books, story collection
This Stranger She'd Invited In,  Greying Ghost Press, chapbook

Additional Information

Completed writer's residencies at The Danish Center for Writers and Translators, Ragdale, Vermont Studio Center, Thicket, The Rensing Center, and VCCA.

5500 N. St. Louis Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625-4699
United States

(773) 442-5810
Office Hours
Spring 2017: Thursdays 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Main Campus