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Eileen Pollack reading at Nicola's Books
EILEEN POLLACK is the author of a novel, Paradise, New York, published in 1998 by Temple University Press; two collections of short fiction, The Rabbi in the Attic and Other Stories, published in 1991 by Delphinium Books, and In the Mouth: Stories and Novellas, published in 2008 by Four Way Books; as well as a children's book about AIDS, Whisper, Whisper Jesse, published by Advantage/Aurora in 1991, and a book-length work of creative nonfiction entitled Woman Walking Ahead: In Search of Catherine Weldon and Sitting Bull, which was published by the University of New Mexico Press in 2002 and was a finalist for the Willa Award in nonfiction in 2003. She is also the author of Creative Nonfiction: A Guide to Form, Content, and Style, with Readings, published in 2008 by Cengage/Wadsworth. Her novel Breaking and Entering will be published early in 2012 by Four Way Books. Her awards include the Edwin Lewis Wallant Award for the best Jewish fiction of 2008, an NEA Fellowship in fiction, two Pushcart Prizes, an appearance in Best American Short Stories 2007, a Michener Fellowship, the Lawrence Award, the Cohen Award and a Rona Jaffe Fellowship, and a year-long fellowship from the University of Michigan Institute for the Humanities. Her short fiction has appeared in literary journals such as Ploughshares, Prairie Schooner, Michigan Quarterly Review, SubTropics, New England Review, and Agni, and anthologies such as God: Stories, Birth, and The New Generation, and her nonfiction has appeared in journals such as Fourth Genre and in newspapers such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, the Boston Globe, and the San Francisco Chronicle.
Location: Nicola's Books