Annie Sloniker is a graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop and has been a fiction fellow at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown. She has also been a Peace Corps volunteer in Ukraine and spent four summers working in Yellowstone National Park. At MacDowell, she worked on a novel set during the farm crisis in 1980s Nebraska and a short story set on Cape Cod. She has been the recipient of residencies at the Ucross Foundation and the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown; her work has been published in A Public Space and nominated for a Pushcart Prize.
Annie Sloniker worked in the Watson studio.
Built in 1916 in memory of Regina Watson of Chicago, a musician and teacher, this studio was donated by a group of her friends, along with funds for its maintenance. Originally designed to serve as a composers’ studio and recital hall for chamber music, the latter purpose was soon found to be too disruptive to…