Carmen Maria Machado

Carmen Maria Machado is a Nebula-nominated fiction writer, critic, and essayist whose work has appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, The Paris Review,  AGNI, NPR, The American ReaderVICE, and elsewhere. Her stories have been reprinted or are forthcoming in several anthologies, including Year’s Best Weird Fiction and Best Women’s Erotica. She has been the recipient of the Richard Yates Short Story Prize, a Millay Colony for the Arts residency, and the CINTAS Foundation Fellowship in Creative Writing. She is a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and the Clarion Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers’ Workshop, and lives in Philadelphia with her partner.