Clifford Garstang

Fiction Writer

1853 Old Greenville Road
Staunton, VA 24401
Phone: 
(540) 324-0294

Author's Bio

A former international lawyer, I write fiction with international and multicultural flavors. My first story collection, IN AN UNCHARTED COUNTRY, won an Indpendent Publisher's Gold Medal. My novel in stories, WHAT THE ZHANG BOYS KNOW, won the Library of Virginia Literary Award for Fiction. My debut novel, THE SHAMAN OF TURTLE VALLEY, was published in May, 2019. 

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Everywhere Stories Vol. II (Press 53, 2016)
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Everywhere Stories: Short Fiction from a Small Planet (Press 53, 2014)
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Blue Ridge Anthology (Cedar Creek Publishing, 2013)
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Boomtown (Press 53, 2011)
Books:
What the Zhang Boys Know (Press 53, 2012)
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In an Uncharted Country (Press 53, 2009)
Journals:
Ashé
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Bellowing Ark
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Circle Magazine
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Eureka Literary Magazine
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Frigg Magazine
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Georgia State University Review
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Ledge
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Potomac Review
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Prime Mincer
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Rain Taxi
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Real
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Shenandoah
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The Beat
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Timber Creek Review
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Prizes won: 

2013 Library of Virginia Literary Award for Fiction (for WHAT THE ZHANG BOYS KNOW); 2015 Indiana Authors Award (Emerging Author)

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
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Last update: May 01, 2019