Natasha Sajé is the author of three books of poems, Red Under the Skin (Pittsburgh, 1994), Bend (Tupelo, 2004), and Vivarium (Tupelo, 2014); a critical book about poetry, Windows and Doors: A Poet Reads Literary Theory (Michigan, 2014); and a memoir-in-essays, Terroir: Love, Out of Place (Trinity, 2020). 

Her honors include the Robert Winner and the Alice Fay di Castagnola Awards from the Poetry Society of America, the 2002 Campbell Corner Poetry Prize, a Fulbright Scholarship to Slovenia, and a Camargo Fellowship in France. Sajé has been teaching in the Vermont College of Fine Arts MFA in Writing Program since 1996, and is a professor of English at Westminster College in Salt Lake City, where she directs the Weeks Poetry Series.


PhD - English | University of Maryland

MA - Writing | Johns Hopkins

BA - English | University of Virginia

Trinie Dalton

Faculty, MFA in Writing [fiction]; MFA in Writing & Publishing

Leslie Ullman

Faculty, MFA in Writing [poetry]

Philip Metres

Faculty, MFA in Writing [poetry]

David Wojahn

Faculty, MFA in Writing [poetry]

Ira Sukrungruang

Faculty, MFA in Writing [CNF]; International MFA

Connie May Fowler

Faculty Co-Chair, MFA in Writing [fiction/CNF]; Director, Novel Retreat