For years Carmen Maria Machado has struggled to articulate her experiences in an abusive same sex relationship In this extraordinarily candid and radically inventive memoir, Machado tackles a dark and difficult subject with wit, inventiveness and an inquiring spirit, as she uses a series of narrative tropes including classic horror themes to create an entirely unique piece of work which is destined to become an instant classic. Download In the Dream House: A Memoir Author Carmen Maria Machado – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com
Carmen Maria Machado s debut short story collection, Her Body and Other Parties, was a finalist for the National Book Award, the Kirkus Prize, LA Times Book Prize Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction, the Dylan Thomas Prize, and the PEN Robert W Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction, and the winner of the Bard Fiction Prize, the National Book Critics Circle s John Leonard Prize, and the Crawford Award In 2018, the New York Times listed Her Body and Other Parties as a member of The New Vanguard, one of 15 remarkable books by women that are shaping the way we read and write fiction in the 21st century Her essays, fiction, and criticism have appeared in the New Yorker, the New York Times, Granta, Tin House, McSweeney s Quarterly Concern, The Believer, Guernica, Best American Science Fiction Fantasy, and elsewhere She holds an MFA from the Iowa Writers Workshop and has been awarded fellowships and residencies from the Michener Copernicus Foundation, the Elizabeth George Foundation, the CINTAS Foundation, Yaddo, Hedgebrook, and the Millay Colony for the Arts She is the Writer in Residence at the University of Pennsylvania and lives in Philadelphia with her wife.
- 264 pages
- In the Dream House: A Memoir
- Carmen Maria Machado
- 21 March 2018 Carmen Maria Machado