Deborah Eisenberg

Deborah Eisenberg
Diana Michener

Deborah Eisenberg is the author of four collections of stories. She is the recipient of a MacArthur Genius Grant, a Whiting Writers’ Award, and a Guggenheim Fellowship. She has taught at the University of Virginia since 1994, where she is currently a professor of creative writing.


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Writers Series: Deborah Eisenberg

Recipient of a 2009 MacArthur Fellowship, Deborah Eisenberg was recently recognized by Ben Marcus, writing in The New York Times, as one of the most important fiction writers now at work. She has been publishing spare and elegant prose to national acclaim since the 1980s, with many of her stories appearing in The New Yorker. Winner of the Rea Award for the Short Story, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and three O. Henry Awards, Eisenberg's latest work is her 1,000-page Collected Stories.

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Deborah Eisenberg talks with Ben Marcus

"Hear author Deborah Eisenberg read her story ""Revenge of the Dinosaurs"" and talk about her work with author Ben Marcus in the Lannan Readings & Conversations series in 2007. Eisenberg's story collection Twilight of the Superheroes demonstrates her abilities in precisely distilled studies of human connection and disconnection. Learn more at http://us.macmillan.com/twilightofthesuperheroes/DeborahEisenberg Read more about Deborah Eisenberg at http://us.macmillan.com/author/deboraheisenberg"

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Under the 82nd Airborne

Deborah Eisenberg
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Seven knowing, witty stories from the widely praised author of Transactions in a Foreign Currency.


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All Around Atlantis

Deborah Eisenberg
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Deborah Eisenberg's deeply etched and mysterious stories focus on individuals grappling with dislocations, ironies, and compromises levied by ordinary reality...


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The Collected Stories of Deborah Eisenberg

Deborah Eisenberg
Picador

“One of America’s finest writers.”—San Francisco Chronicle “Concentrated bursts of perfection.”—The Times (London) “Shimmering stories that possess the...


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Twilight of the Superheroes

Deborah Eisenberg
Picador

Deborah Eisenberg is nearly unmatched in her mastery of the short-story form. Now, in her newest collection, she demonstrates once again her virtuosic...


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The Stories (So Far) of Deborah Eisenberg

Deborah Eisenberg
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

When Deborah Eisenberg's first book of stories, Transactions in a Foreign Currency, was published, John Updike noted: "Whenever a new writer arrives, a new...


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