Writings

Jenn is a writer of literary non-fiction who’s passion for the natural world permeates her writings.

Publications

• Massachusetts Review Working Titles Series, November 2017
The Keepers of the Ghost Bird (electronic version)

• Trailhead, Literature for the Backcountry, LimeHawk Press (anthology, forthcoming)
The Keepers of the Ghost Bird (print version)

• Wildness, a publication of Platypus Press, 2017
After Pilgrim

• The Writer’s Chronicle, December, 2005
Clearing Land: A Conversation with Jane Brox (downloadable pdf)

• Salamander, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2004
Bones, from House of My Sleepless Nights (unfinished memoir)

Awards

John Burrough’s Association Nature Essay Award, 2018

http://www.johnburroughsassociation.org/component/zoo/item/jenn-dean-wins-2018-nature-essay-award

New Millennium Writing Awards 2016 Finalist

• Lamar York Non-Fiction Prize, Finalist

Residencies

Millay Colony for the Arts, 2006

Interviews

Ten Questions for Jenn Dean, December 2017, the Massachusetts Review
https://www.massreview.org/node/901