Stephanie Soileau

Stephanie Soileau
Assistant Professor of Practice in the Arts
  • Department of English
  • Committee on Creative Writing
smsoileau@uchicago.edu
Stephanie Soileau's collection of short stories LAST ONE OUT SHUT OFF THE LIGHTS is forthcoming from Little, Brown & Co. in Summer 2020. Her work has also appeared in Glimmer Train, Oxford American, Ecotone, Tin House, New Stories from the South, and other journals and anthologies, and has been supported by fellowships from the Wallace Stegner Fellowship Program at Stanford University, the Camargo Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown. She earned her BA in English at the University of Chicago and MFA at the Iowa Writers' Workshop. She is currently at work on a novel about oil, land rights, and the disappearing Louisiana coast.