Lynne Barrett

Fiction Writer

English Dept. Florida International University 3000 NE 151st St.
North Miami, FL 33181
Phone: 
305-919-5506

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Flash! Writing the Very Short Story (W. W. Norton & Company, 2018)
,
Fifteen Views of Miami (Burrow Press, 2014)
,
A Hell of a Woman (Busted Flush Press, 2007)
,
One Year to a Writing Life (Marlowe & Company, 2007)
,
Miami Noir (Akashic Books, 2006)
,
A Dixie Christmas (Algonquin Books, 2005)
Books:
Magpies (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2011)
,
Birth: A Literary Companion (University of Iowa Press, 2002)
,
The Secret Names of Women (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 1999)
,
The Land of Go (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 1988)
Journals:
Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine
, ,
Necessary Fiction
,
Night Train
,
Other Voices
, , ,
Redbook
, , ,
Willows Wept Review
Prizes won: 

—Gold Medal, General Fiction, Florida Book Awards, for Magpies —Edgar Award, Mystery Writers of America, Best Mystery Short Story, "Elvis Lives"

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Irish American
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Raised in: 
Verona, NJ
New Jersey
Please note: All information in the Directory is provided by the listed writers or their representatives.
Last update: May 20, 2019