|Alma mater||Duke University
|Genres||Literary fiction, Avant-garde fiction|
|Notable award(s)||Rome Prize (2012), Pushcart Prize Nomination (1994, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012), Yaddo Residency, 2010|
Lucy Corin is an American novelist and short story writer. The winner of the 2012 American Academy of Arts and Letters John Guare Writer's Fund Rome Prize,  Corin's stories have appeared in The Mid-American Review, Conjunctions, Tin House, Ploughshares, PEN America, and the Iowa Review. She is anthologized in the 1994 Iowa Anthology of Innovative Fiction and both the 1997 and 2003 editions of New Stories From the South. Her novel, Everyday Psychokillers: A History for Girls was published in 2004 by FC2. Her short story collection, The Entire Predicament was published in 2007 by Tin House Books. Described by The Rumpus as an "exhilarating collection," Corin's most recent book, 100 Apocalypses and Other Apocalypses was published by McSweeney's in 2013. She is the Program Director for the University of California, Davis Creative Writing Program. 
Awards and Distinctions
- American Academy of Arts and Letters John Guare Writer’s Fund Rome Prize, 2012
- Yaddo Residency, 2010
- Margaret Bridgman Fellow in Fiction, Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, 2008
- Walter E. Dakin Fellow, Sewanee Writers’ Conference, 2006
- 100 Apocalypses and Other Apocalypses (short story collection) McSweeney's, September 2013 ISBN 9781938073335
- The Entire Predicament (short story collection) Portland, OR: Tin House Books. 2007 ISBN 978-0-9776989-8-1
- Everyday Psychokillers: A History for Girls (novel) Tallahassee: FC2. 2004 ISBN 1-57366-112-0
- Lucy Corin's Essay at Largehearted Boy: Book Notes
- Seven Small Apocalypses, PEN.org
- Excerpt from The Entire Predicament
- "2012 John Guare Writer’s Fund Rome Prize, a gift of Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman". 2012. American Academy. Retrieved 11 January 2014.
- Tinloy, Marissa. "HONEST SPACE: AN INTERVIEW WITH LUCY CORIN". February 4, 2013. The PEN Center USA. Retrieved 12 August 2013.
- Jauchen, Michael. "ONE HUNDRED APOCALYPSES AND OTHER APOCALYPSES BY LUCY CORIN". October 10, 2013. The Rumpus. Retrieved 11 January 2014.
- Kumamoto, Akira Olivia. "Creative Writing Program names new director". October 24, 2013. The Aggie. Retrieved 11 January 2014.
- "Lucy Corin". 2013. UC Davis. Retrieved 11 January 2014.