Robert Dunn is a writer, teacher, and photographer. He has published widely, including work in the New Yorker and an O. Henry Prize story, as well as the musical novels Pink Cadillac (a Book Sense 76 pick), Cutting Time, Soul Cavalcade, Meet the Annas, Look at Flower, and the recent Stations of the Cross (2013).
Dunn has worked for the New Yorker magazine and Sports Illustrated, as well as teaching fiction writing at The New School in New York City from 1989 to the present. In the 1980s he was Bernard Malamud’s personal assistant.
Dunn has recently returned to photography and is the author of three photobooks, OWS, the Angel Parade series (#1 and #2; #3 and #4; and in 2014, #5 and #6), and Meeting Robert Frank, all of which are in the permanent library of the International Center of Photography. A new photobook, Old Color Photographs, will be published in spring 2015.
Dunn is married to a ﬁlm art director and lives in New York City and Woodstock, NY.
Publications and Prizes
Stations of the Cross (Coral Press, 2013), Look at Flower (Coral Press, 2011), Meet the Annas (Coral Press, 2007), Soul Cavalcade (Coral Press, 2005), Cutting Time (Coral Press, 2003), Pink Cadillac (Coral Press, 2001), The Stingrays (Electron Press, 2000)
Atlantic Monthly, Fiction Network, Mother Jones, Sewanee Review, The New Yorker