Gerri Brightwell

English Dept University of Alaska, Fairbanks
Fairbanks, AK 99775-5720
Phone: 
(907) 474-5209

Author's Bio

Gerri Brightwell is a British writer living in Alaska with her husband and sons. She has two published novels: Cold Country (Duckworth, 2003) and The Dark Lantern (Crown, 2008). Her writing has also appeared (or is forthcoming) in The Guardian (UK), BBC Radio 4, Redivider, Camera Obscura, Camas, Word Riot, Bound-Off, Bartleby Snopes, BLIP, the Dirty Napkin and The Long Story. She teaches in the M.F.A. programme at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
The Dark Lantern
(Crown Publishers, 2008)
Journals: 
Bartleby Snopes, Bound Off, Camera Obscura Journal, Redivider, Santa Clara Review, The Brooklyn Review, The Dirty Napkin, The Long Story, Word Riot

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
British
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Orpington, England
Raised in: 
Kingsteignton, NONE, England
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Last updated: Jun 14, 2012