Patricia Grace King grew up in North Carolina and spent years in Guatemala and Spain. She now lives in the Printers Row neighborhood of Chicago with her husband, David Janzen, and teaches at North Central College in Naperville, Illinois. She holds a PhD in English from Emory University and is an MFA candidate at the Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College.
Patricia is at work on a linked story collection, Gringos in Paradise.
Publications and Prizes
Rubia (The Florida Review Publications, 2012), The Death of Carrie Bradshaw (Kore Press, 2012)
Nimrod, Santa Fe Writers Project
Jeanne Leiby Memorial Chapbook Award,
Kore Press Short Fiction Award,
Pushcart Prize nomination,
Illinois Arts Council Professional Development Grant
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Listing last updated: November 30, 2012