Rebecca Godfrey is an award-winning novelist and journalist. Her first novel, The Torn Skirt (2001), was a finalist for the Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize. Under The Bridge (2005) received one of Canada’s largest literary awards, the British Columbia Award for Canadian Nonfiction, as well as the Arthur Ellis Award for Excellence in Crime Writing. She holds an MFA from Sarah Lawrence College, and has received fellowships from Yaddo and The MacDowell Colony. She teaches writing at Columbia University, and lives with her family in upstate New York.
The Banality of Evil Abides
Zach Davidson on the tediousness of murder in Rebecca Godfrey’s “Under the Bridge.”...