- Instructor , MFA, Creative Nonfiction
- College of Arts and Sciences
Kristin Dombek is an essayist and cultural journalist who writes about religion, performance, pop culture, and political rhetoric. Her essays can be found in n+1, The New York Times Magazine, London Review of Books, and The Paris Review. She is co-author, with Scott Herndon, of Critical Passages: Teaching the Transition to College Composition, and co-creator, with Stephan Wangh, of The Faithful, a documentary play about belief and the culture wars. Her book of essays, The Selfishness of Others, is forthcoming from FSG in August 2016. She received her Ph.D. from New York University's English Department. She has taught writing and literature at Barnard College, the New School's Eugene Lang College, and New York University. She is a lecturer in the Princeton Writing Program.