Alexi Zentner

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Alexi Zentner (born Kitchener, Ontario) is a Canadian-American short story writer, and novelist.

Life[edit]

He graduated from Cornell University with an MFA.[1] He taught at Cornell University.[2][3][4]

His fiction has also appeared in The Atlantic Monthly,[5] Narrative Magazine (where it was awarded the 2008 Narrative Prize).[6]

He lives in Ithaca, New York, with his wife and two daughters.

Awards[edit]

His short story “Touch,” originally published in Tin House is featured in The O. Henry Prize Stories 2008 where it was chosen as a jury favorite.[7] Two of Alexi’s short stories were also selected for “special mention” in the 2008 Pushcart Prize anthology. “Trapline” was awarded the 2008 Narrative Prize.

His debut novel Touch was a longlisted nominee for the 2011 Scotiabank Giller Prize.[8]

Works[edit]

Novels[edit]

Short Fiction[edit]

Anthologies[edit]

References[edit]

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