Joseph Horton


Joseph Horton teaches creative writing and R1A for the CWP and the Fall Program for Freshmen. He is also a Continuing Lecturer at UC Davis. 

He is formerly interim director of the English Department Writing Program at the University of Michigan. A Pushcart Prize nominee, his recent fiction and nonfiction has appeared with Ploughshares, Hobart, Midwestern Gothic, the Colorado Review and TIME magazine. He is also playwright-in-residence with Savio(u)r Theatre Company, and his plays have been nominated for six Off West End Awards in London, including Best New Play. 

He has been a Sozopol Fiction Fellow and Writer-in-Residence with Dine' College on the Navajo Nation.