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Wendell Mayo

Wendell Mayo

Author's Bio

Wendell Mayo's story collection, The Cucumber King of Kėdainiai, is winner of the 2012 Subito Press Award for Innovative Fiction sponsored by the University of Colorado at Boulder, and is forthcoming in Fall 2013. He has three other collections: Centaur of the North, winner of the Aztlán Prize; B. Horror and Other Stories; and a novel-in-stories, In Lithuanian Wood. I’m recipient of an NEA fellowship and a Fulbright to Lithuania. Over 100 of his short stories have appeared widely in magazines and anthologies, including Yale Review, Harvard Review, New Letters, Manoa, Missouri Review, Prism International, and others.

Publications and Prizes

Books:
The Cucumber King of Kedainiai (Subito Press, University of Colorado, Boulder, 2013), B. Horror & Other Stories (Livingston University Press, 1999), In Lithuanian Wood (White Pine Press, 1999), Centaur of the North (Arte Publico Press, 1996)
Anthologies:
City Wilds (University of Georgia Press, 2002)
Journals:
Harvard Review, Literary Review, Missouri Review, New Letters, North American Review, Threepenny Review, Yale Review
Prizes:
Subito Press Book Award for Innovative Fiction -Aztlan Prize for CENTAUR OF THE NORTH (Arte Publico) -NEA Creative Writing Fiction -Fulbright to Lithuania

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Listing last updated: August 24, 2013

More Information

Listed as:
Fiction Writer
Gives readings?
Yes
Travels for readings?
Yes
Prefers to work with:
Adults
Fluent in:
English
Born in:
Corpus Christi, TX

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