Janet Desaulniers

1508 Florence Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
Phone: 
(312) 899-5094

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
What You've Been Missing
(University of Iowa Press, 2004)
Anthologies: 
Breaking Into Print: Early Stories and Insights into Getting Published
(Beacon Press, 2000)
, Four Minute Fictions
(Word Beat Press, 1987)
, Love Stories for the Time Being
(Pushcart Press, 1987)
, Pushcart Prize VIII
(Pushcart Press, 1984)
, The Ploughshares Reader
(Pushcart Press, 1985)
, The Scribner Anthology of Contemporary Short Fiction, 2nd edition
(Touchstone, 2007)
Journals: 
Chelsea, Glimmer Train, New England Review, North American Review, Other Voices, Ploughshares, The New Yorker, TriQuarterly
Prizes Won: 
A National Endowment for the Arts fellowship, an Emerging Fiction Writer of Illinois award, four fellowships and three finalist awards from the Illinois Arts Council, along with prizes from Glimmer Train and Ploughshares magazines, citation among the 100 Distinguished Stories of the year by the Best American Short Stories, and inclusion in the Pushcart Prize anthology and the Scribner Anthology of Contemporary Short Fiction (2nd edition).

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
Kansas City, United States
Raised in: 
Kansas City, MO, United States
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Last updated: Jun 24, 2009