Discipline: Literature

Jennifer Haigh

Discipline: Literature
Region: Boston, MA
MacDowell fellowships: 2003, 2006, 2013, 2021

Jennifer Haigh’s novels and short stories have been published in sixteen languages, Her most recent, Heat and Light, won a Literature Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and was named a Best Book of 2016 by The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal and NPR. Previous books include Faith, The Condition, Baker Towers and Mrs. Kimble, winner of the PEN/Hemingway Award, and the story collection News From Heaven, winner of the Massachusetts Book Award and the PEN New England Award in Fiction. Her fiction been published The Atlantic, Granta, The Best American Short Stories and many other places.



Jennifer Haigh worked in the Barnard studio.

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