Stephanie Elizondo Griest


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Assistant Professor and Margaret R. Shuping Fellow of Creative Nonfiction

Stephanie Elizondo Griest is the author of four books of creative nonfiction: the memoirs Around the Bloc: My Life in Moscow, Beijing, and HavanaMexican Enough: My Life Between the Borderlines; All the Agents and Saints: Dispatches from the U.S. Borderlands; and the guidebook 100 Places Every Woman Should Go. Winner of a Margolis Award for Social Justice Reporting, she has lectured around the globe. 


Hire Date: 2013

M.F.A. in Creative Nonfiction Writing, University of Iowa, 2012
B.A. in Magazine Journalism, University of Texas at Austin, 1997
B.A. in Post-Soviet Studies, University of Texas at Austin, 1997

Research Groups and Interests

Creative Writing