Jeff Sharlet

Professor of English
Academic Appointments

Frederick Sessions Beebe '35 Professor in the Art of Writing
Director of Creative Writing

Jeff Sharlet is a journalist and bestselling author or editor of seven books. His most recent book, combining image and text, is This Brilliant Darkness: A Book of StrangersHe is the winner of the National Magazine Award for Reporting, the Molly Ivins Prize and the Outspoken Award, among others. 

013 Sanborn
HB 6032
B.A. Hampshire College

Selected Publications



Works in progress

Undone: An Incomplete History of Unfinished Stories, under contract with W.W. Norton

The Undertow, a collection of essays, under contract with W.W. Norton

"North America," a book of words and pictures