Discipline: Literature – nonfiction

Anne Finger

Discipline: Literature – nonfiction
Region: Oakland, CA
MacDowell Fellowships: 2015

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 with room for performance, Watson was used as a recital hall for chamber music for a…

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