Debra Jo Immergut has been awarded a MacDowell Fellowship and a Michener Fellowship, and in 1992 she published the collection of short stories Private Property. Immergut has worked as a magazine editor and a journalist, and she has been a frequent contributor to The Wall Street Journal and The Boston Globe. She has an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, has had work published in American Short Fiction and Narrative Magazine, and taught writing in a variety of locations, including libraries, military bases, and prisons.
Breaking Out of Narrative Prison in Debra Jo Immergut’s “The Captives”
Katharine Coldiron admires the structural audacity of Debra Jo Immergut’s prison-bound psychological thriller....