Robert Haller

Fiction Writer

Author's Bio

Robert Haller is a writer based in upstate New York. His debut novel, Another Life, was published in 2019. A small-town ensemble narrative centered around an evangelical church, the novel deals with themes of identity, religion, race and desire. Haller's short stories have appeared in Joyland, Blunderbuss and H.O.W. Journal. He is currently working on a second novel. 

Education: 
Literary agent: 
Nell Pierce at Sterling Lord Literistic

Publications & Prizes

Book:
Another Life (Blackstone Publishing, 2019)

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Flannery O'Connor, James Baldwin, Mark Twain, Jane Austen, Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy, Elena Ferrante, Toni Morrison, E.M. Forster, William Faulkner, Lorrie Moore, Stephen King, Mary Gaitskill, Colson Whitehead, J.D. Salinger, Sylvia Plath, Darcey Steinke, Curtis Sittenfield, Clarice Lispector, Richard Wright, Anne Carson, Claudie Rankine
What I'm reading now: 
Under the Volcano by Malcolm Lowry

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
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Last update: Jul 29, 2019