Sarah Hulse, M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
Sarah Hulse

Contact Information


  • M.F.A., Creative Writing (Fiction), University of Oregon, 2012
  • B.A., English, University of Montana, 2006


Sarah Hulse, who publishes as S. M. Hulse, is the author of the novel Black River (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015). Black River was named a PEN/Hemingway Finalist and an American Library Association Notable Book, among other honors.

Hulse's short fiction has appeared in Willow Springs, Witness, Salamander, and elsewhere. She earned her M.F.A. from the University of Oregon and was a James C. McCreight Fiction Fellow at the University of Wisconsin's Institute for Creative Writing.

Research interests

  • Creative writing (fiction)
  • Literature of the American West


  • Black River (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015).