Discipline: Literature

Ruth Reichl

Discipline: Literature
Region: New York, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2012, 2013

Ruth Reichl has authored the critically acclaimed, best-selling memoirs Tender at the Bone, Comfort Me with Apples, Garlic and Sapphires, and For You Mom, Finally, most of which were completed during MacDowell residencies, and have been translated into 18 languages. In 2014 she published her first novel: Delicious!

Studios

Banks

Ruth Reichl worked in the Banks studio.

Banks was first used as an artist’s studio in 1970. Since then, it has played host to an extraordinary list of writers. In all seasons, Fellows have enjoyed the pastoral view through the French doors to the north. The studio’s high ceilings, massive fireplace, expansive work tables, and abundant natural light have made this a…

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