Brigid Pasulka

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General Information

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Name: Brigid Pasulka

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction





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Illinois Connection

Pasulka spent most of her childhood in a farming township in Central Illinois. She is a graduate of the Program for Writers at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Brigid Pasulka was born and raised in rural Illinois and has lived in Poland, Russia, Germany and Italy. She currently teaches English at a Whitney Young Magnet High School in Chicago.

Published Works

  • A Long, Long Time Ago and Essentially True , Houghton Mifflin Co , 2009
  • The Sun and Other Stars, Simon & Schuster, 2014

Titles at Your Library

A Long, Long Time Ago and Essentially True

ISBN: 0547055072
Release Date: 2009-08-01

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The Sun and Other Stars: A Novel

ISBN: 1451667116
Release Date: 2014-02-04

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Literary Awards

A Long, Long Time Ago and Essentially True

  • Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award, 2010
  • Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Selection

The Sun and Other Stars

  • Indie Next Pick, February 2014
  • Editor's Choice, Chicago Tribune
  • Starred Review, Publishers Weekly

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Wendy Sherman Associates, Inc

Literary Management



Joanna Pinsker

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt


External Links

Brigid Pasulka on WorldCat


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