About AbigailAbout Abigail

Abigail DeWitt is the author of two novels, Lili (W.W.Norton) and Dogs (Lorimer Press) as well as short stories which have been published in several literary journals, including The Carolina Quarterly, Salamander, and The Journal.

The recipient of a Michener Fellowship and a Tyrone Guthrie Residency Fellowship, as well as grants from the North Carolina Arts Council and the Asheville Arts Alliance, Abigail DeWitt received her BA from Harvard University and her MFA from the Iowa Writers Workshop. She has taught Creative Writing at Harvard Summer School, The Duke Writers Workshop, Appalachian State University, and UNC-Asheville and has been the Visiting Writer-in-Residence at Lenoir-Rhyne University.

Currently, she teaches Creative Writing and French at Appalachian State University, leads private workshops, and works one-on-one with students around the country. She lives with her husband and daughter in western North Carolina.

For information about events, workshops, and mentoring, please click on the links above, or write to apdewit@gmail.com. Please put "Events," "Workshops," or "Mentoring" on the Subject line.