Gwyneth Henke


MFA Candidate



Contact Information

Office Location: Humanities 218


Gwyneth Henke (she/her) is a fiction writer from Saint Louis, Missouri. She graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a degree in religious studies and creative writing and worked in interfaith dialogue before pursuing her MFA at UNM. Her fiction explores conversion, faith, doubt, miracles, storytelling, shame, and desire, usually in the Midwest or Italy. In her reading life, she loves Haruki Murakami, Elena Ferrante, Mieko Kawakami, Kazuo Ishiguro, and Joan Didion.

Department of English Language and Literature
Humanities Building, Second Floor
MSC03 2170
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Phone: (505) 277-6347
Fax: (505) 277-0021