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Frangello lives in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional Information
Gina Frangello is an author, editor and publisher. She is the Executive Editor of the award-winning literary magazine Other Voices and co-founded the book imprint Other Voices Books or OV Books, now an imprint of Dzanc Books.
She has written short fiction which has been widely published in many literary journals and anthologies, including: Swink, StoryQuarterly, Prairie Schooner, two girls review, Blithe House Quarterly and Fish Stories. She has been a freelance journalist for the Chicago Tribune and the Chicago Reader.
Her debut novel, My Sister's Continent, was published in 2006 and shortly afterward Frangello joined The Nervois Breakdown as fiction editor. Her second book, Slut Lullabies, was released to critical acclaim in 2010. In the fall of 2011, she joined the online literary magazine The Rumpus, where she sits on the edtiorial board for The Rumpus Book Club, and as Sunday editor.
A graduate of the Program for Writers at the University of Illinois-Chicago, she has taught literature and creative writing at several Chicago universities, currently teaching at Columbia College in Chicago and Northwestern University. Frangello is also the recipient of an Illinois Arts Council literary award and individual fellowship.
- My Sister's Continent , Chiasmus Press, 2006
- Slut Lullabies, Emergency Press, 2010
- A Life in Men, Algonquin Books, 2014
Titles at Your Library
My Sister's Continent
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Release Date: 2010-06-10
A Life in Men: A Novel
Release Date: 2014-02-04
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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Contact her publicist Megan Fishmann at: email@example.com
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