Laurie Ann Doyle

Berkeley, CA 94705
Website: 
www.laurieanndoyle.com

Author's Bio

I'm a fiction writer who mixes it up occasionally with a little nonfiction and poetry. I live in Berkeley, where I'm on the adjunct faculty of UC Berkeley's writing programs, and co-host San Francisco's literary series, Babylon Salon.

Publications and Prizes

Journal

Midway Journal
The Farallon Review
The Dogwood Journal
Stone's Throw
Alligator Juniper
Quality Women's Fiction
Arroyo Literary Review
Jabberwock Review
Under the Sun
Prizes: 
Winner of the Alligator Juniper National Fiction Award; Recipient of Pushcart Prize and Best New American Voices Nominations; Shortlisted for New Letters Alexander Patterson Cappon Fiction Prize, Cutthroat Magazine Rick DeMarinis Short Story Award, and Southern Indiana Review Mary C. Mohr Editor’s Award.

More Information

Listed as:
Fiction Writer
Gives readings? 
Yes
Travels for readings? 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English

Reviews, Recordings, and Interviews

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now:
The Translator by Nina Schuyler, Mary Coin by Marisa Silver
Favorite Books:
- Tenth of December by George Saunders - Housekeeping by Marilyn Robinson; - Ironweed by William Kennedy

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Listing last updated: August 24, 2014.

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