Instructor in English at Penn State Harrisburg publishes first book

March 31, 2010

Jen Hirt, instructor of English at Penn State Harrisburg, has published "Under Glass: The Girl with a Thousand Christmas Trees." The book, Hirt's first, is a memoir. A native of Valley City, Ohio, she holds a bachelor's degree from Hiram College, a master's degree from Iowa State University and a master of fine arts degree in creative writing from the University of Idaho. She has been a writer-in-residence at Bernheim Arboretum and has received four Pushcart Prize nominations. Her work has appeared in journals such as The Gettysburg Review, Natural Bridge, Redivider, Flyway and Conduit.

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