Sonja Livingston

An award-winning memoirist, Sonja Livingston’s writing has earned a NYFA Fellowship in Nonfiction Literature, an Iowa Review Award, and an AWP Book Award for her first book, Ghostbread, which has been taught in classrooms around the country. She's received grants from the Vermont Studio Center and the Deming Fund for Women. Her writing has appeared in several textbooks on writing, as well as literary journals, including the Iowa Review, Spoon River Poetry Review, Alaska Quarterly Review, AGNI, and many others.


ARTICLES FEATURING SONJA

Closer, Truer, Wilder

In Sonja Livingston's "Ladies Night at the Dreamland", the ladies are apparitions — as is the author herself, fading in and out, haunting these pages....


Poetry and Persona

The essays in Queen of the Fall describe, with wrenching precision, a woman's inability to have children....

Poetry and Persona


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