Laura Catherine Brown

Fiction Writer

Author's Bio

Laura Catherine Brown’s second novel MADE BY MARY launched with C&R Press in June 2018. Her debut novel QUICKENING was published by Random House, and featured in Barnes & Noble’s Discover Great New Writers series. Her short stories have appeared in several literary journals, including The Bellingham Review, Monkeybicycle, Paragraphiti and Tin House. Her nonfiction has appeared in The Lit Pub, The Critical Flame, Rain Taxi, Entropy Magazine, and Vol.1 Brooklyn. She has been awarded support from The Byrdcliffe Colony, Djerassi Foundation, Millay Colony, Ragdale Foundation, Ucross, Vermont Studio Center, and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. She lives in New York City where she’s writing a third novel.

Publications & Prizes

Made By Mary (C&R Press, 2018)
Quickening (Ballantine Books, 2002)

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Tom Drury Antonya Nelson
What I'm reading now: 
Housekeeping by Marilyn Robinson

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Last update: Nov 24, 2019