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Thisbe Nissen

USA flag (b.1972)

Thisbe Nissen is an American author. Originally from New York City, Nissen has lived in Iowa for the last eleven years. Among her works are Osprey Island, The Good People of New York, and Out of the Girls' Room and into the Night. She has taught a fiction course at least once a year since the inception of the Iowa Young Writers' Workshop, a two-week intensive creative writing workshop "camp" for talented high school students, except in 2006. She has also taught at the Iowa Writers' Workshop, Iowa Elderhostel.
Non fiction
The Ex-boyfriend Cookbook (2002) (with Erin Ergenbright)