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Richard McCann

Author's Bio

Professor, MFA Program in Creative Writing, American University, Washington, D.C. Guest Faculty, MFA in Writing, Vermont College of Fine Arts, Montpelier, VT. Vice-President, PEN/Faulkner Foundation Member, Corporation of Yaddo

Publications and Prizes

Mother of Sorrows (Pantheon, 2005), Things Shaped in Passing (Persea, 1997), Ghost Letters (Alice James Books, 1994)
The O. Henry Prize Stories 2007 (Random House, 2007), Best American Essays 2000 (Houghton Mifflin, 2000)
Atlantic Monthly, Esquire, Ms., Ploughshares, The Nation, Tin House

Richard McCann Resume

Personal Favorites

Favorite Books:
Peter Handke, A Sorrow Beyond Dreams Jean Rhys, Good Morning, Midnight

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Listing last updated: November 19, 2013

More Information

Listed as:
Fiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings?
Travels for readings?
Identifies as:
Irish American, G/L/B/T
Born in:
Cleveland, OH
Raised in:
Silver Spring, MD
Gail Hochman

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