Kendell Newman lives in Fairbanks, Alaska, where she writes, teaches, and works to increase access to higher education. She is a graduate of the MFA program at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and a co-teacher of the Women Writers Workshop at the Fairbanks Correctional Center. Her writing has appeared most recently in Grist and Hippocampus Magazine.



“Whether They Do or They Don’t”
Fiction, Eleven Eleven (19), Fall 2015.

“The Man Behind Him”
Essay, Jabberwock Review (35.2), Winter 2015.

“To Protect You From the Rain”
Essay, Grist, Winter 2017.

“On Top of His Double Bed in Fes, Morocco”
Flash nonfiction, Hippocampus Magazine, August 2017.