Yelizaveta P. Renfro

Yelizaveta P. Renfro is the author of a collection of short stories, A Catalogue of Everything in the World (Black Lawrence Press, 2010), winner of the St. Lawrence Book Award. Her fiction and nonfiction have appeared in Glimmer Train Stories, North American Review, Colorado Review, Alaska Quarterly Review, South Dakota Review, Witness, Reader’s Digest, Blue Mesa Review, Parcel, Adanna, Fourth River, Bayou Magazine, Untamed Ink, So to Speak, and elsewhere. She holds an MFA from George Mason University and a Ph.D. from the University of Nebraska.

6 entries by Yelizaveta P. Renfro

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And So Is the Bus: Jerusalem Stories

By Yossel Birstein; translated by Margaret Birstein, Hana Inbar, and Robert Manaster

Spare tales of fascinating, fleeting encounters.

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By Nell Zink

With acerbic wit and keen observations, a visionary author tackles the fraught world of "passing."

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Thin characterizations are overwhelmed by plot twists in this tale of a Danish cartoonist in hiding.

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Author Maya Lang attempts a modern take on the classic Ulysses.

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Queen Sugar: A Novel

By Natalie Baszile

A vibrant novel detailing life in the South and the backbreaking, brutal, yet rewarding life that is sugarcane farming today.

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Lucia Perillo

Fourteen deft stories populate this debut fiction collection by the award-winning poet.