as M. Christine Benner, M. Christine Benner Dixon
& M. C. Benner Dixon

(Academic, Journalistic, Creative)

"Ages and Ages"

Funicular, Volume 03, Issue 02, 2021

"Each Her Own"

Fusion Fragment, Issue 9: November 2021

The Hopper, Issue 6.2: "Cultivation," Fall 2021

Vox Populi: A Public Sphere for Poetry, Politics, and Nature, 17 October 2021

Porter House Review, Field Notes Blog, 4 October 2021

Grist: A Journal of The Literary Arts, Writing Life Blog, 16 September 2021

The Storyteller Series Podcast, 26 July 2021

The Los Angeles Review Online, 20 April 2021

HeartWood Literary Magazine, Issue 9; Spring 2020

"This Way to the Egress: The Humbug of Barnum and Twain"
"The Pain Economy: Mark Twain's Masochistic Understanding of Pain"

Mark Twain and Money: Language, Capital, and Culture (U of Alabama P); 2017

American Literary Realism: Special Issue: Mark Twain and Economy; Fall 2014

Intersections (Franconia Mennonite Conference); March 2007

Intersections (Franconia Mennonite Conference); December 2006

"Kenneth Lonergan: Real Drama"

Publication (Pittsburgh Public Theater); May/June 2005


"Sol in her Constellations" and "Colloquy of the Living"

The Dewdrop; 30 May 2021

Republished in the Mosaic Mennonite Conference Newsletter and online; 17 June 2021

Poem of the Week, Sampsonia Way; 28 April 2021


SLICE Magazine, Issue 26: Persistence; Fall 2020

     *Nominated for inclusion in Best New Poets 2021

"On the balance" (poem); "Other Species" (hybrid work)
"To her Lord, the Almighty, upon the reviving of Ezekiel's bones"

Vastarien: A Literary Journal, Vol. 3, Iss. 1; Spring 2020


pacificREVIEW: a west coast arts review annual; synchronousSpring 2020

"Upon an Unexpected Visit to Mattapoisett" 

Tiny Seed Literary Journal; February 2019 (blog), March 2019 (print)

DreamSeeker Magazine; Winter 2007

"Third Morning in Pittsburgh"

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; June 9, 2007