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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Brigid Pasulka  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born:


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-- Website -- http://www.brigidpasulka.com/
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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.


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Titles At Your Library


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

    Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes)

    Wendy Sherman Associates, Inc

    Literary Management

    wendy@wsherman.com 212-279-9027

    Publicity

    Joanna Pinsker Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

    joanna.pinsker@hmhpub.com 212-420-5824