FORA.tv Speaker - Edith Pearlman

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Biography

Edith Pearlman is the recipient of the 2011 PEN/Malamud Award for excellence in the art of short fiction and the Wallant Award, for fiction considered to have significance for the American Jew. She has published more than 250 works in national magazines and anthologies, including "Best American Short Stories", "The PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories", "New Stories from the South", and "The Pushcart Prize". She is the author of four story collections: "Binocular Vision", which was also a finalist for the National Book Award; "Vaquita", winner of the Drue Heinz Prize for Literature; "Love Among the Greats", winner of the Spokane Fiction Award; and "How to Fall", winner of the Mary McCarthy Prize. Pearlman lives in Brookline, Massachusetts.

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The Story Prize 2011 at The New School

03.21.12 | 01:30:13 min | 0 comments