Jillian Jackson is a graduate of the MFA program in Fiction at Boston University, where she received the Florence Engel Randall Graduate Fiction Award. She’s also the recipient of a St. Botolph Club Foundation’s Emerging Artist Grant. Her work appears or is forthcoming in the Iowa Review, Smokelong Quarterly, and others. She lives in Brighton, MA, and is at work on a novel.

During the Fall of 2015 I spent six weeks traveling in Vietnam as a Leslie Epstein Global Fellow and blogged about it. You can read all travel-related posts here.