Joyce E. Turner earned her MFA in 2009 from the Iowa Writers' Workshop. Primarily a fiction writer, she is also available for nonfiction and poetry students. She has taught General Education Literature and Creative Writing Studio Workshop at the University of Iowa, and has served as an instructor in The Patient Voice Program.
Her fiction has appeared in the literary journal Ploughshares and in Trucker's News. She earned a B.A. in Philosophy and Religion and a B.S. in General Biology from Winthrop University. She enjoys working with any age group.