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Word for Word theater in SF performing my story “Eternal Love” Sept. 4

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Word for Word theater, at Z Space in San Francisco, will perform my story “Eternal Love,” on September 4. This will be the first time my story has been performed with neurodiverse actors. The story is part of my novel, … Continue reading

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Visiting Associate Professor for the MFA program at SUNY Stony Brook

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I’m thrilled to be joining the MFA program at SUNY Stony Brook as a Visiting Associate Professor, part-time. You can find out more about the program here. https://www.stonybrook.edu/southampton/mfa/cwl/

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A new story, “Messengers,” appears in The Yale Review.

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The Yale Review published a new story, “Messengers,” in the summer 2022 issue. You can read the story here.

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Bookriot includes “Where to Hide in a Synagogue” in list of Best Short Stories

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Bookriot included my story “Where to Hide in a Synagogue,” in a list of 34 of the “Best Short Stories of All Time.” You can read the list of all the stories here: https://bookriot.com/best-short-stories-of-all-time/.

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Teaching course for SUNY Stony Brook MFA program Spring 2022

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I’m excited to teach a course, “From Realism to Surrealism to Speculative: Developing Strangeness in Your Work” for the MFA program at SUNY Stony Brook this spring. Details here. https://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/southampton/mfa/cwl/courses_spring_2022

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“The Shame Exchange” in anthology, “Twenty Twenty: A Stories on Stage Anthology.”

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My short story, “The Shame Exchange,” which first appeared in The Yale Review, will be reprinted in a new anthology, “Twenty Twenty: A Stories on Stage Sacramento Anthology,” including stories inspired by the year 2020. You can buy the anthology … Continue reading

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Drexel University Literary Festival May 18

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I’m excited to participate in the Drexel University Literary Festival on May 18, via Zoom. I’ll be doing a reading at 12:30 EST, and then doing a short lecture at 2 pm. Here’s an article about it and the Zoom … Continue reading

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Teaching classes through the Iowa Summer Writing Festival Online

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I’m happy to be teaching classes through the Iowa Summer Writing Festival Online starting in March. I’ll be teaching weekend and longer courses. You can find out more information here.

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Interview for SUNY Stony Brook’s Bookends blog

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I talk to the Bookends blog about the revision process. You can read the interview here.

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“The New Order” on list of “9 Political Novels Feminists Should Read”

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Bitchmedia lists “The New Order” as one of 9 Political Novels Feminists Should Read to Understand Our Current Chaos.” You can read the whole list here.

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