At MacDowell, Anne Finger worked on an essay about her mother, who grew up in Peterborough, NH. Finger's short story collection Call Me Ahab won the Prairie Schooner Award. Her novel A Woman, In Bed was published in 2018.
Anne Finger worked in the Watson studio.
Built in 1916 in memory of Regina Watson of Chicago, a musician and teacher, this studio was donated by a group of her friends, along with funds for its maintenance. Originally designed to serve as a composers’ studio and recital hall for chamber music, the latter purpose was soon found to be too disruptive to…