Cheryl Klein

2687 Orchard Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90007

Author's Bio

Cheryl Klein’s first book, The Commuters: A Novel of Intersections, won City Works Press’ Ben Reitman Award. Her novel Lilac Mines will be published by Manic D Press in 2009. An alumna of UCLA and California Institute of the Arts, she lives in Los Angeles and has taught creative writing to homeless youth, high school girls, and teen boys in the criminal justice system.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
The Commuters: A Novel of Intersections
(City Works Press, 2006)
Anthologies: 
Jane's Stories III
(Jane's Stories Press, 2006)
Journals: 
Absinthe Literary Review, Blithe House Quarterly, City Works, CrossConnect, other, Tattoo Highway, The Normal School

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Still Water Saints by Alex Espinoza
,
The Second World by Parag Khanna

Reviews, Recordings, and Interviews

More Information

Listed as: 
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
European American, Feminist, G/L/B/T
Prefers to work with: 
Any, At Risk Youth, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender, Teenagers
Born in: 
Manhattan Beach
Raised in: 
Manhattan Beach, CA
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Last updated: Jul 03, 2012