Emily Fridlund

Ithaca, NY 14850

Author's Bio

I grew up in the Twin Cities and received my MFA in fiction from Washington University in Saint Louis. I am currently a doctoral candidate in Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Southern California. I’m revising my first novel entitled "History of Wolves," and I'm am also working on a study of simultaneity in narrative, called "The Usual Things in Unusual Places." I live with my husband in Ithaca, New York.

Publications and Prizes

Journal

Southwest Review
New Delta Review
Boston Review
Philadelphia Stories
SmokeLong Quarterly
Chariton Review
Painted Bride Quarterly
Sou'wester
The Portland Review
Quick Fiction
New Orleans Review
FiveChapters
Great River Review
Beloit Poetry Journal
Prizes: 
My stories published in Painted Bride Quarterly and Philadelphia Stories were both nominated for Pushcart Prizes. I am also the recipient of an Endowed Fellowship from the University of Southern California, as well as a feminist grant from the Barbara Deming Memorial Fund. In 2013, my collection of stories was a finalist for the Tarrt First Fiction Award with the Livingston Press.

More Information

Listed as:
Fiction Writer
Gives readings? 
Yes
Travels for readings? 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Minneapolis, MN
Raised in: 
Minneapolis, MN

Please note: All information in the Directory is provided by the listed writers or their representatives.
Listing last updated: November 10, 2013.