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CJ Hauser

CJ HAUSER teaches creative writing and literature at Colgate University. She is the author of the novels Family of Origin and The From-Aways, and The Crane Wife is her first full length work of nonfiction. Her work has also appeared in Tin House, Narrative Magazine, The Paris Review, TriQuarterly, Esquire, Third Coast, The Kenyon Review, The Guardian, and The New York Times. She holds an MFA from Brooklyn College and a PhD from Florida State University.