Elliott Holt

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Elliott Holt
Nationality American
Genre novelist

Elliott Holt is an American fiction writer and former ad copywriter.[1] Holt won a 2011 Pushcart Prize for her story "Fem Care" and was the runner-up of the 2011 PEN Emerging Writers Award for her story "The Norwegians." She was also part of Twitter's 2012 #twitterfiction festival.[2]

In 2007 New York magazine named Holt one of their "Future Writing Stars in New York's Writing Programs".[3]



Short stories[edit]

  • Evacuation Instructions (2008, Bellevue Literary Review)
  • The Norwegians (2010, Guernica)
  • Fem Care (2009, Kenyon Review; reprinted in The Pushcart Prize XXXV in 2011)


  1. ^ "The Art of Reinvention". Marie Claire. Retrieved 30 November 2012. 
  2. ^ "Twitter Fiction Done Right". Slate. 2012-11-29. Retrieved 2012-11-30. 
  3. ^ "The Stars of Tomorrow". New York Magazine. Retrieved 30 November 2012. 

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