Samantha Hunt

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Professor, Lecturer Writing Department, Continuing and Professional Studies shun1012@pratt.edu 718.687.5770 p Brooklyn Campus, DeKalb Hall 3

Current Course Listing (2)

21/SP-WR-202-02 Writer's Studio IV

21/SP-WR-320-08 Special Topics

Personal URL

http://www.samanthahunt.net

Education

M.F.A., Warren Wilson College.

Biography

Samantha Hunt is the author of The Dark Dark: Stories, and three novels. Mr. Splitfoot is a ghost story. The Invention of Everything Else is about the life of inventor Nikola Tesla. The Seas, Hunt’s first novel, was republished by Tin House Books in 2018. Hunt is the recipient of a 2017 Guggenheim Fellowship, the Bard Fiction Prize, the National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35 Prize, the St. Francis College Literary Prize and she was a finalist for the Orange Prize and the PEN/Faulkner. Hunt has been published by the New Yorker, the Atlantic Monthly, the New York Times, the Guardian and a number of other fine publications.