If This Were Fiction: A Love Story in Essays

If This Were Fiction: A Love Story in Essays

Coming out in the American Lives series from University of Nebraska Press on September 1st, 2022. Pre-order now! University of Nebraska Press | IndieBound | Bookshop | Amazon | Barnes & Noble   “Christman’s writing is moving and poetic, and she has a knack...
If This Were Fiction

If This Were Fiction

My new book has a due date! I’ve been writing essays for over fifteen years, and it’s been a glorious ride, but I’ve never put out a collection of just Jill Christman essays between two covers. I’m thrilled to share the news that the good people at the University of...
Spinning: Against the Rules of Angels

Spinning: Against the Rules of Angels

“For years, Jill Christman has been waiting for her long-lost lover to communicate with her from beyond the grave. Finally, he walks into her early-morning exercise class, setting her world awhirl.” Spinning: Against the Rules of Angels was Creative Nonfiction...
Indelible

Indelible

In teaching news, Ball State honored my work with a group of students dedicated to raising awareness and providing resources around the issue of sexual violence on our nation’s campuses with a 2021 Immersive Learning Faculty Award. If you’re a member of a university...