Tod Goldberg

c/o Dunham Literary 156 Fifth Avenue, Suite 625
New York, NY 10010
(212) 929-0994

Author's Bio

Tod Goldberg is the author of the novels Living Dead Girl, a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Fake Liar Cheat, The Fix & The End Game and the short story collections Simplify & Other Resort Cities. His work regularly appears in the Los Angeles Times, Las Vegas CityLife and numerous other publications. He directs the MFA program in Creative Writing & Writing for the Performing Arts at UCR's Palm Desert campus. He holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Bennington College and lives in La Quinta, CA

Publications and Prizes

Fake Liar Cheat
(Pocket Books, 2000)
, Living Dead Girl
(Soho Press, 2003)
, Other Resort Cities
(Other Voices, 2009)
, Simplify
(Other Voices, 2005)
, The End Game
(New American Library, 2009)
, The Fix
(New American Library, 2008)
, The Giveaway
(New American Library, 2010)
Prizes Won: 
Winner, Other Voices Short Story Collection Prize Finalist, LA Times Book Prize Finalist, SCBA Prize for Literature Special Mention (twice) for the Pushcart Prize 4 Nevada Press Association Awards in journalism

More Information

Listed as: 
Creative Nonfiction Writer, Fiction Writer
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Identifies as: 
Caucasian, Jewish
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Walnut Creek/Palm Springs, CA
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Last updated: Jun 23, 2009