Emily Mitchell, Matthew Lansburgh & Elizabeth Stix
December 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm AKST
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Emily Mitchell is the author of a novel, The Last Summer of the World (W. W. Norton, 2007), and a collection of short stories, Viral (W. W. Norton, 2015). Her short fiction has appeared in Harper’s, Ploughshares, The Sun, Alaska Quarterly Review, the Chicago Tribune, and elsewhere. Her non-fiction has appeared in The New York Times, New Statesman (UK) and Guernica. She’s received fellowships from the Corporation of Yaddo, Ucross Foundation, and Virginia Center for Creative Arts. She serves as fiction editor of New England Review and teaches in the MFA program at University of Maryland.
Matthew Lansburgh’s collection of linked stories, Outside Is the Ocean, won the Iowa Short Fiction Award and was a finalist for the Lambda Literary Award and the Ferro-Grumley Award for LGBTQ Fiction. His fiction has appeared in journals such as One Story, New England Review, Glimmer Train, Ecotone, Alaska Quarterly Review, Guernica, Electric Literature, and Epoch, and has been cited in the The Best American Short Stories series. He is the recipient of fellowships from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, Yaddo, and MacDowell.
Elizabeth Stix’s stories have appeared in McSweeney’s, Tin House, Alaska Quarterly Review, The Los Angeles Times Sunday magazine, and the anthology Best Microfiction 2019. She won the Bay Guardian Fiction Prize and the Kathryn A. Manoogian Scholarship Prize, and the SF Weekly named her one of the “Best Bay Area Writers without a Published Book.” She’s completing her linked collection, Things I Want Back from You.