Robin Black is the author of the critically acclaimed short story collection If I Loved You, I Would Tell You This, a finalist for the Frank O'Connor Short Story Prize and the novel Life Drawing. Her stories and essays have appeared in numerous publications, including O, The Oprah Magazine and the New York Times Magazine. A recipient of fellowships from the Leeway Foundation and the MacDowell Colony, Black was the 2012 Distinguished Visiting Writer at Bryn Mawr College and has taught most recently in the Brooklyn College MFA Program. She lives with her family in Philadelphia. "
As she prepares to come over to London for the publication of her debut novel, Life Drawing, at the end of April, Robin Black remembers the first time she visited the city. Photo © Paul Arps, flickr.com.
Robin Black, author of the beautiful collection of stories If I Loved You, I Would Tell You This, answers questions about her debut.
@elizmccracken I like at, rather than to. My parents sang Tom Lehrer at me in the 60’s - but I liked it.
by @robin_black - 2 days ago
RT @marty_lederman: That was actually the subject of @Lin_Manuel's "Cabinet Battle No. 4," but it got cut for length . . . https://t.co/rgo…
by @robin_black - 4 days ago
A small good thing. https://t.co/RyywAhZilZ
by @robin_black - 5 days ago
@ElizSimins Because it's my private life. Obvs.
@ElizSimins Mine are the absolute worst. One called "weary" and one called "war"- and all male. Maybe I'll try again in the morning. :)
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