|Dark, Alice Elliott
Alice Elliott Dark is the author of the recent novel, Think of England, and two collections of short stories, In The Gloaming and Naked to the Waist. Her work has appeared in, among others, The New Yorker, Harper’s, Redbook, DoubleTake, Best American Short Stories, Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards, Best American Short Stories of the Century (selected by John Updike), and translated into many languages. In The Gloaming, a story, was made into films by HBO and Trinity Playhouse. Her non-fiction reviews and essays have appeared in The New York Times, for which she writes a monthly column; The Washington Post; Harper’s Bazaar; and many anthologies. She is a past recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, and has been awarded Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Fellowships for residencies at The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. She has taught classes in fiction writing for fifteen years.