Phoebe Kranefuss

Pronouns: she/her


Year Admitted: 2022


Phoebe Kranefuss (MFA in fiction) writes about women struggling privately and behaving badly. Her work has been selected by T Kira Madden as winner of Hey Alma’s first fiction contest; as a finalist for Breakwater Review’s 2023 Fiction Contest; and has been published in The Rejoinder, Slackjaw, The Belladonna Comedy, and elsewhere. She’s at work on her first novel. You can read her work at

Degree and Institution

BA, Bowdoin College