POSITION: Associate Professor of English; Program Director - EMU Core Curriculum
School of Theology, Humanities and Performing Arts
EMU Core Curriculum
Language and Literature
LOCATION: Main Campus, Harrisonburg | RLN 216
PHONE: (540) 432-4558
Kirsten serves as director of EMU’s Core Curriculum. She earned her MFA in creative writing at West Virginia University. She is a contributing editor to The Tusculum Review and edited the anthology Tongue Screws and Testimonies: Poems, Stories, and Essays Inspired by the Martyrs Mirror. Kirsten co-chaired Mennonites Writing VI: Solos and Harmonies, a bi-national writing conference, in Spring 2012.
She lives in Briery Branch with her husband, daughters, a small cow, and Sophie the cat.
BA, Eastern Mennonite University (Philosophy & Theology, Theater)
MFA, West Virginia University (Creative Writing)