Suspend Your Disbelief

Allie Tova Hirsch


Allie Tova Hirsch is a fiction writer and teaching artist originally from Northern Virginia. A graduate of the Oberlin College Writing Program and the Helen Zell Writers’ Program, she was the recipient of a Hopwood Award for novel writing and a post-graduate Zell Fellowship, as well as fellowships from the New York State Writers Institute, the Juniper Institute, and Grin City Collective. She was a 2015-2016 Artist in Residence at InsideOut in Detroit. She currently teaches at the Stamps School of Art in Design at the University of Michigan and the Osher Lifelong Learning Foundation.