Judith Tarr

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Judith Tarr (born 1955) is an American Fantasy and Science Fiction author[citation needed]. She received her B.A. in Latin and English from Mount Holyoke College in 1976, and has an M.A. in Classics from Cambridge University, and an M.A. and PhD in Medieval Studies from Yale University.[1][2][3] She taught Latin at Wesleyan University from 1990–1993.[4]

She breeds Lipizzan horses at Dancing Horse Farm, her home in Vail, Arizona.[2] The romantic fantasies that she writes under the name Caitlin Brennan[citation needed] feature "dancing horses" modeled on those that she raises[citation needed].


  • Caitlin Brennan, pseudonym used for the White Magic series (The Mountain’s Call and sequels) and House of the Star[5]
  • Kathleen Bryan, pseudonym used for the War of the Rose series (The Serpent and the Rose and sequels)[5]


As Caitlin Brennan[edit]

As Kathleen Bryan[edit]


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  1. ^ Judith Tarr biography page, Amazon.com
  2. ^ a b "Judith Tarr". Macmillan Publishers. Retrieved 2 October 2014. 
  3. ^ "Judith Tarr (1955-) Biography - Writings, Sidelights - Personal, Addresses, Career, Member, Honors Awards". biography.jrank.org. Retrieved 2015-09-20. 
  4. ^ "Where are they now?" (PDF). JUNO'S PEACOCK (Wesleyan University, Department of Classical Studies) (issue 2): page 8. July 1996. Retrieved 2015-09-20. 
  5. ^ a b "Judith Tarr | BVC Authors | Book View Cafe". bookviewcafe.com. Retrieved 2015-09-15. 
  6. ^ "Judith Tarr's Bibliography". www.sff.net. Retrieved 2015-09-16. 
  7. ^ "Judith Tarr: author bibliography, biography, books, series, web links". scifan.com. Retrieved 2015-09-16. 
  8. ^ a b c Locus Award Index

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