Robin Black

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Robin Black

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In addition to the courses she's teaching below, Robin will be featured in our free Salon: The Courage to Write on 6/5, and our free Happy Hour Reading: Robin Black and Thomas Chatterton Williams on 6/9. (Registration required.) 

Robin Black's story collection, If I loved you, I would tell you this, was a finalist for the Frank O’Connor International Story Prize, and named a Best Book of 2010 by numerous publications, including the Irish Times. Her novel, Life Drawing, was longlisted for the Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize, the Impac Dublin Literature Prize, and the Folio Prize. Her fiction has been translated into Italian, French, German, and Dutch. Her most recent book is Crash Course: Essays From Where Writing And Life Collide. Robin's work can be found in such publications as One Story, The New York Times Book Review, The Chicago Tribune, Southern Review, The Rumpus, O. Magazine, Conde Nast Traveler UK, and numerous anthologies, including The Best Creative Nonfiction Vol. I (Norton) and The Best of the Bellevue Literary Review.

Robin teaches in the MFA Program at Rutger-Camden and is at work on her second novel. 

Robin Black's Published Work