Rebecca Makkai
Philippe Matsas

Rebecca Makkai

Bio

Rebecca Makkai is the Chicago-based author of the story collection Music for Wartime, as well as the novels The Hundred-Year House (a BookPage “Best Book” of 2014 and winner of the Chicago Writers Association Award) and The Borrower (a Booklist Top Ten Debut). Her short fiction was featured in The Best American Short Stories anthology in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011, and appears regularly in publications such as Harper’s, Tin House and Ploughshares, and on public radio’s This American Life and Selected Shorts. The recipient of a 2014 NEA Fellowship, Rebecca teaches at Northwestern University, Lake Forest College, and StoryStudio Chicago; in the fall of 2015, she will be visiting faculty at the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. Her website is www.rebeccamakkai.com.

Rebecca Makkai

Rebecca Makkai

Books

On Tour

Philippe Matsas
Harbor Springs Festival of the Book, MI
9/30/2016
Harbor Springs Festival of the Book, MI
Philippe Matsas
Brattleboro Book Festival, VT
10/14/2016
Brattleboro Book Festival, VT
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