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Gail Hosking

A110 Liberal Arts
(585) 475-6194
BA Alfred University
MS in Philosophy and History of Education/ Iowa State University
MFA Creative Writing and Literature/ Bennington College



Snake's Daughter: The Roads in and out of War (memoir) published by University of Iowa Press, May 1997.

• A chapter of Snake's Daughter is anthologized in Coming of Age, Volume Two, edited by Bruce Emra, and published by the National Textbook Company, 1998.

• Poem “Poetry’s Beginning” in Visiting Frost, edited by Coghill and Tammaro, University of Iowa Press, 2005.

• Poem “Finding it Again” in Knocking on the Silence: An Anthology of Poetry, edited by Marbach and Schwartz, Foothills Publishing, 2005.

• Essay “Conversion: Trail of a Resident Alien” in Risk, Courage and Women, University of Northern Texas Press, Fall of 2007. Best of the Best from University Presses.

• Poem “Teacups in the Air” in Come Together, Imagine Peace, Harmony Series, Bottom Dog Press, 2008.

Creative Nonfiction: Sept. 2009 “Benny and the Mets”

• Cream City Review Fall 2006 “The Weapon”

• Ascent Winter 2005 “I Want To Hear From a Hero”

• The North Atlantic Review Fall 2004 “Sacrifices”

• Folio Spring 2004 “Elvis in Hanoi”

• The Louisville Review Spring 2003 “The Guava as Writing Material”

• Passages North Spring 2002 “The Man Next Door

• The Threepenny Review Spring 2002 Table Talk Section

• Flower City Review Spring 2002 “Short Flights”

• Post Road Fall 2000 “A Story I Could Have Written

If Only I Knew it Was Happening.”

• The Cream City Review Fall 2000 “Conversion: Trail of a Resident


• The Chattahoochee Review Summer 2000 “Trying on a Death Mask”

• The Florida Review Winter 1999 “The Oxygen of Love”

• The Chattahoochee Review Summer1999 “Twentieth Century Pleasures”

• The 4th Genre Spring 1999 “Poetry in George Eastman’s


• The New Jersey Star Ledger May/Nov 1998

• The Chattahoochee Review Fall 1997 “Kaddish for an Applachian


• The Chattachoochee Review Summer 1995 “Metis”

• The South Dakota Review Winter l994 “Underneath the Map”

• The South Dakota Review Fall 1993 “Late Night Photographs”

• Rochester Shorts 1992, l993, l994

• The Army Times Magazine Dec./Feb. 1992

• Democrat and Chronicle 1990-1994

• The Jewish Ledger 1989-1993


• Ellipsis 2009 “After the War”

• Birmingham Poetry Review 2008 “Two Republics Again”

• Nimrod International Spring 2004 “Elvis in Hanoi”

“On the Way to Danang”

• Tar River Poetry Spring 2003 “The Black Wall”

• The Hiram Poetry Review Winter 2002 “Personal Effects”

• Nightsun Fall 2000 “Anniversary” March 2000 featured poet

• The Texas Observer March 2000 “Literary Friend”

• Northeast Corridor 1999 “Witness”

• Jabbewock Winter 1997 “Poem #41”

• The Pointed Circle Summer 1997 “Bar Mitzvah”


Job Posting: Tenure Track

This year, we are hiring for a tenure track position in Digital Writing and New Media Production. Check out the job announcement here!

Creative Writing Awards!

Join us on April 22nd at 4:00PM in the SAU Reading Room for our annual Creative Writing Awards! Writer David Schickler is our guest speaker, along with live readings from our CW award winners...

To submit your work for the CW awards:

David Schickler's web site: