Discipline: Literature

Alice Elliott Dark

Discipline: Literature
Region: Montclair, NJ
MacDowell fellowships: 2014

Alice Elliott Dark worked on her fourth book of fiction, a novel called Fellowship Point, to be published in 2021 by Simon & Schuster. Other works include the novel Think of England and two collections of short stories. She teaches in the M.F.A. program at Rutgers-Newark.

Studios

Kirby

Alice Elliott Dark worked in the Kirby studio.

Erected in memory of Sarah L. Kirby, who had left a bequest to MacDowell, this studio was the first — and remains the only — brick building on the grounds. Built by local mason Augustus Beaulieu, the load-bearing masonry walls rest on a fieldstone foundation. The design of the boxlike building is simple and compact…

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