Meet the Writers

Iowa City is the home to Poets, Novelists, Playwrights, Essayists, Translators, Journalists, Screenwriters and more ...

Full Collection of Writers


Horacio Castellanos Moya

Horacio Castellanos Moya is a writer and a journalist from El Salvador. He is currently a professor in the Spanish & Portuguese department at the University of Iowa. [more]

Marquis Childs

Marquis Childs (March 17, 1903 – June 30, 1990) was a 20th-century American journalist, columnist, and author. He attended the University of Iowa for his Masters, and later returned to teach English composition. [more]

Sheba Wheeler

Sheba R. Wheeler won the Pulitzer for her story in the Denver Post about the 1999 Columbine High School shootings. She also was named Print Journalist of the Year by the Colorado Association of Black Journalists in 2000 [more]