Diana Wagman

Fiction Writer

Los Angeles, CA
California US

Author's Bio

I'm the author of six novels, most recently, Extraordinary October, my first for young adults.  I've had stories and essays in various anthologies and journals, including Salon, ConjunctionsLos Angeles Noir, MFA vs. NYC, and forthcoming in Prairie Schooner. I teach for Writing Workshops L.A. and I'm also an occasional contributor to the Los Angeles Times.

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Publications & Prizes

Extraordinary October (Ig Publishing, 2017)
Life #6 (Ig Publishing, 2015)
The Care & Feeding of Exotic Pets (Ig Publishing, 2012)
Prizes won: 

2001 USA PEN West Award for Fiction for Spontaneous

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
The Promise of Elsewhere by Brad Leithauser

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Born in: 
Washington, DC
District Of Columbia
Raised in: 
Washington, DC
District Of Columbia
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Last update: May 21, 2019