Selah Saterstrom


  • Faculty

Professional Biography

Selah Saterstrom is the author of the novels Slab, The Meat and The Spirit Plan, and The Pink Institution, all published by Coffee House Press. She is the author of two nonfiction collections, Ideal Suggestions: Essays in Divinatory Poetics (Essay Press), which won the Essay Book Award, and Rancher, published this year by Burrow Press (Stetson University). She teaches and lectures across the United States and abroad, and is the Director of Creative Writing at the University of Denver.


  • MFA, Creative Writing: Prose, Goddard College, 2002
  • MTh (Master of Theology and Philosophy), Theology, Hermeneutics , The University of Glasgow, 1998
  • BA, Religious Studies, Millsaps College, 1996

Professional Affiliations

  • Associated Writing Program