Discipline: Literature – nonfiction

Farah Stockman

Discipline: Literature – nonfiction
Region: Cambridge, MA
MacDowell Fellowships: 2019

Farah Stockman is a Boston-based national reporter for the New York Times and 2016 Pulitzer Prize winner for Commentary for writing in the Boston Globe.

While at MacDowell, she was working on a nonfiction book about three steelworkers whose factory is moving to Mexico. She completed approximately two-thirds of the book while in residency, and the book was due to Random House in June of 2019.



Farah Stockman worked in the Barnard studio.

Originally built near MacDowell's Union Street entrance, the Barnard Studio — which was funded by Barnard College music students — was re-located to its current site in 1910. When the small structure was moved, its size was doubled with the addition of a second room. This remodeling, financed by Mrs. Thomas E. Emery of Cincinnati…

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