Quan Barry

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Quan Barry
BornSaigon
OccupationWriter
Period2000–present
GenrePoetry, literary fiction

Amy Quan Barry (born Saigon) is an American poet and novelist. She is a recipient of the Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize.

Biography[edit]

She was raised in Danvers, Massachusetts, where she played on the Danvers High School field hockey team in the late 1980s.[1]

She graduated from the University of Michigan, with an MFA, and was a Wallace Stegner fellow at Stanford University and the Diane Middlebrook poetry fellow at the University of Wisconsin. She teaches at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.[2]

Her work has appeared in The Kenyon Review, The Missouri Review,[3] The New Yorker,[4] Southeast Review,[5] and Virginia Quarterly Review.[6]

Works[edit]

Novels[edit]

  • When I'm Gone, Look for Me in the East. Penguin Random House. 2022. ISBN 978-1-524-74811-1[7][8]
  • We Ride Upon Sticks. Penguin Random House. 2020. ISBN 978-1-524-74809-8[9][10]
  • She Weeps Each Time You're Born. Random House. 2015. ISBN 978-0-307-91177-3. [11][12]

Poetry collections[edit]

Anthologies[edit]

Journals[edit]

Awards and honors[edit]

  • 2012 PEN/Open Book, finalist, Water Puppets
  • 2010 Donald Hall Prize in Poetry, Water Puppets

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Casting a spell: Danvers native mixes witch history with field hockey in new novel
  2. ^ "Archived copy". www.english.wisc.edu. Archived from the original on 7 September 2004. Retrieved 14 January 2022.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "The Missouri Review". 2000. Retrieved 1 January 2015.
  4. ^ Barry, Amy Quan (22 May 2000). "If , Then". The New Yorker. Retrieved 2020-12-20.
  5. ^ "Archived copy". southeastreview.org. Archived from the original on 25 July 2009. Retrieved 14 January 2022.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  6. ^ "Archived copy". www.vqronline.org. Archived from the original on 9 November 2007. Retrieved 14 January 2022.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  7. ^ Barry, Quan (2022). When i'm gone, look for me in the east (First ed.). New York. ISBN 978-1-524-74811-1. OCLC 1291403810.
  8. ^ "When I'm Gone, Look for Me in the East a novel by Quan Barry: 9781524748111 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books". PenguinRandomhouse.com. Retrieved 2022-02-28.
  9. ^ Barry, Quan (2020). We ride upon sticks (First ed.). New York. ISBN 978-1-5247-4809-8. OCLC 1103536420.
  10. ^ "We Ride Upon Sticks by Quan Barry: 9781524748098 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books". PenguinRandomhouse.com. Retrieved 2020-06-04.
  11. ^ http://www.randomhouse.com/book/237146/she-weeps-each-time-youre-born-by-quan-barry
  12. ^ "'She Weeps Each Time You're Born' by Quan Barry - the Boston Globe". The Boston Globe.
  13. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-01-14. Retrieved 2015-01-13.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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