Corinne Demas

Department of English Mount Holyoke College
South Hadley, MA 01075

Publications and Prizes

Eleven Stories High: Growing Up in Stuyvesant Town, 1948-1968
(SUNY Press, 2000)
, Everything I Was
(Lerner Publications, 2014)
, If Ever I Return Again
(Harper Collins, 2000)
, Returning to Shore
(Lerner Publications, 2014)
, The Writing Circle
(Hyperion Books, 2010)
, What We Save for Last
(Milkweed Editions, 1992)
Prizes Won: 
FELLOWSHIPS Two National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowships. Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowship. PRIZES ASPCA Henry Bergh Children’s Book Award for Saying Goodbye to Lulu. Finalist, Massachusetts Book Award, The Disappearing Island. Massachusetts Book Prize “Best Read,” Everything I Was PEN Syndicated Fiction Competition winner. Lawrence Foundation Prize for the best story to appear in Michigan Quarterly Review. Breakthrough Contest winner, University of Missouri Press.

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Listed as: 
Fiction Writer
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English American
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Born in: 
New York
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New York, NY
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Last updated: Aug 13, 2014