The writing of Joan Wickersham’s (author page at Amazon) most recent book of fiction is The News from Spain (Alfred A. Knopf, 2012). has appeared in AGNI, The Hudson Review, Story, Ploughshares, Glimmer Train, Best American Short Stories, and elsewhere. Her memoir, The Suicide Index—two sections of which first appeared in AGNI—was a finalist for the 2008 National Book Award. She is the recipient of a 2010 literature grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and teaches in the Bennington Writing Seminars. (updated 9/2015)
Her AGNI story “The Boys’ School, or The News from Spain” was chosen for The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2011.
AGNI has published the following work by Joan Wickersham:
|•An Attempt at a Biographical Essay|
|•The Boys’ School, or The News from Spain|
|•from Vasa Pieces|
|•What About the Gun?|