Instructor

Jenna McGuiggan

Jennifer (Jenna) McGuiggan co-authored Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood: A Visual History (Clarkson Potter, 2019). Her essays have appeared in The Rappahannock Review, Essay Daily, Flycatcher, New World Writing, and online for Prairie Schooner and Brevity. Her work has been nominated for the Best of the Net Anthology and chosen as a finalist in contests from Prime Number Magazine, Hunger Mountain, and the Orison Anthology. Jenna received her MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts. She is currently writing a book of linked essays that explore longing and belonging, from where we live to what we believe. 

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Jenna is amazing! This is my third class with her, and I always learn something new. The class was well structured, with each module building on the previous one. The readings and opportunities for online discussion were terrific. Well paced and just the right amount. I liked the optional assignments too.

Patricia M Dwyer