Kathy Anderson

Fiction Writer

Philadelphia, PA 19129
Phone: 
215-681-7127

Author's Bio

Kathy Anderson is the author of Bull and Other Stories (Autumn House Press, 2016), which won the 2015 Autumn House Press Fiction Prize, was longlisted for The Story Prize, and was a finalist for Publishing Triangle's Edmund White Award for Debut Fiction, the Lambda Literary Awards, and Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award. She was previously a finalist for the Flannery O'Conner Award for Short Fiction and the New Rivers Press Many Voices competition, among other prizes and awards. 

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Proposing on the Brooklyn Bridge: Poems about Marriage (Poetworks/Grayson Books, 2003)
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Love Shook My Heart (Alyson Publications, 2002)
Book:
Bull and Other Stories (Autumn House Press, 2016)
Journals: ,
Barcelona Review
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Harrington Lesbian Fiction Quarterly
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Kenyon Review Online
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Philadelphia Stories
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Prizes won: 

Tennessee Williams Scholarship in Fiction for 2018 Sewanee Writers' Conference; Longlist for The Story Prize, 2016; Finalist for 2016 Publishing Triangle Edmund White Award for Debut Fiction; Winner of the 2015 Autumn House Press Fiction  Prize; 2015 finalist for New Rivers Press Many Voices competition; 2014 finalist for Flannery O'Conner Award for Short Fiction; 2014 semi-finalist for Horatio Nelson Fiction Prize from Black Balloon Publishing, an imprint of Catapult; 2013 finalist in the Autumn House Press Fiction Prize. 

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Feminist, LGBTQ
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, LGBTQ
Fluent in: 
English
Raised in: 
Wilmington, DE
Delaware
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Last update: May 03, 2019