Beth Adelman

Fiction Writer

New York City

Author's Bio

Beth Adelman's short stories and fiction have been published in  Bodega, WORK, Woven Tale Press, Brilliant Corners, the Jewish Literary Journal, and Jewish Fiction .net.  She has received two BRIO Awards for Fiction from the Bronx Countil on the Arts. A story, Scenes from Childhood, was recently republished on the site, Literary Bronx.

Beth lives in New York City, and has finished her first novel about three people in a real estate kickback scheme in New York during the 1970’s. She is now working on a novel about New York jazz musicians.


Publications & Prizes

Journals: ,
Brilliant Corners
Jewish Fiction .net
Jewish Literary Journal
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Prizes won: 

1992 and 1998: Bronx Council on the Arts BRIO awards for fiction

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Sholem Aleichem Tolstoy George Eliot Eric Auerbach W.B. Yeats
What I'm reading now: 
Tartuffe by Moliere, The Torch in the Ear by Elias Canetti

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New York City
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New York City
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Last update: Feb 06, 2024