Sandra Gail Lambert

Creative Nonfiction Writer, Fiction Writer

Gainesville, FL 32609
Phone: 
(352) 262-1229

Author's Bio

Sandra Gail Lambert writes fiction and memoir that is often about the body and its relationship to the natural world. She is a 2018 NEA Creative Writing Fellow. Lambert is the author of A Certain Loneliness: A Memoir and a novel, The River's Memory. Her writing has been widely anthologized and printed in journals such as The Southern Review, Brevity, and New Letters. She is the co-editor of the anthology Older Queer Voices: The Intimacy of Survival.

Publications & Prizes

Creative Nonfiction

Anthologies:
In Season: Stories of Discovery, Loss, Home, and Inbetween (University Press of Florida, 2018)
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Best Women's Travel Writing Volume 11 (Travelers' Tales, 2017)
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Something to Declare (University of Wisconsin Press, 2009)
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First Person Queer (Arsenal Pulp Press, 2007)
Book:
A Certain Loneliness: A Memoir (University of Nebraska Press, 2018)
Journals: , , , , , ,
Sweet: A Literary Confection
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Water~Stone Review

Fiction

Anthology:
Saints and Sinners: New Fiction from the Festival 2013 (Bold Strokes Books, 2013)
Book:
The River's Memory (Twisted Road Publications, 2014)
Journals:
Big Fiction Magazine
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Prizes won: 

2018 NEA Creative Writing Fellow,  2013 Saints and Sinners Short Fiction Contest 2013, 1st Place 

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Disabled
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
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Last update: Feb 15, 2018