Megan Kruse

Art Discipline: 
San Marcos, TX
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Aug 30, 2004 to Oct 16, 2004
Jan 9, 2012 to Feb 17, 2012
Jan 16, 2017 to Jan 27, 2017

Megan Kruse grew up in the Pacific Northwest and currently lives in Olympia. She studied creative writing at Oberlin College and earned her MFA at the University of Montana. Her work has appeared widely in journals and anthologies, and her debut novel, "Call Me Home," was released from Hawthorne Books in March 2015, with an introduction by Elizabeth Gilbert. She teaches fiction at Eastern Oregon University's Low-Residency MFA program, Hugo House, and Gotham Writers Workshop. She was the recipient of a 2016 Pacific Northwest Book Award, and one of the National Book Foundation's 5 Under 35 for 2015.