Laura van den Berg

Laura van den Berg has published stories in Glimmer Train, Best American Nonrequired Reading 2008, Best New American Voices 2010 and The Pushcart Prize XXIV.

Highlights
February 20, 2014
7.30 p.m.
Laura van den Berg: Reading, On-stage Interview, and Signing

Event Details

  • February 20, 2014, 7:30 p.m.

    Laura van den Berg: Reading, On-stage Interview, and Signing
  • February 20, 2014, 4:00 p.m.

    Master Class

Speaker Bio

Current as of December 6, 2017

A graduate of Holt with an MFA from Emerson, Laura van den Berg has published stories in Glimmer Train, Best American Nonrequired Reading 2008, Best New American Voices 2010, and The Pushcart Prize XXIV. Her first collection of stories, What the World Will Look Like When All the Water Leaves Us (Dzanc Books, 2009) was a Barnes & Noble “Discover Great New Writers” selection and was short listed for the Frank O’Connor International Award. Her second short story collection, The Isle of Youth, is forthcoming from Farrar, Straus and Giroux in November 2013. She is the recipient of the Emerging Writer: Lectureship at Gettysburg College and the Tickner Fellowship at the Gilman School. She teaches creative writing at George Washington University.

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