Useful Links

On Agents:

A great conversation between 4 literary agents, published in P&W.  “Agents and Editors: A Q&A With Four Literary Agents,” by Jofie Ferrari-Adler. May/June 2009 Poets & Writers.

For Teaching:

Here are some great essay prompts. Thanks to my student, Corinna for pointing this out to me!

Reading Lists:

You can find Silas Hansen’s fantastic CNF reading list here.

The journal Assay keeps a growing nonfiction reading list and topic index here. 

Online Nonfiction Magazines:



Brevity (blog) 

Good Literary Journals (not limited to CNF; not necessarily accessible without subscription)


The Believer

Creative Nonfiction

Fourth Genre

The Georgia Review

The Malahat Review

The Missouri Review

The Normal School


Passages North

Queen’s Quarterly

River Teeth

The Sun









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