Part-Time Faculty, Associate Director of Poetry & Nonfiction
Joshua Young is the author of When the Wolves Quit: A Play-in-Verse (Gold Wake Press), To the Chapel of Light (Mud Luscious Press/Nephew), and The Diegesis written with Chas Hoppe (Gold Wake Press), as well as the forthcoming The Holy Ghost People (Plays Inverse, 2014). His fiction has been nominated for two Pushcart Prizes and a Best of the Net. His poetry and prose have appeared in or are forthcoming from Puerto del Sol, Gulf Coast, Fugue, Vinyl, Court Green, and Salt Hill, among others. His feature film, Do You See Colors When You Close Your Eyes? was official selection at Seattle International Film Festival, Montreal International Black Film Festival, and Athens International Film Festival. He is the Associate Director of Poetry & Nonfiction at Columbia College Chicago. He lives in Wicker Park with his wife, their son, and their dog.