Janet Fitch

Janet Fitch is the author of White Oleander, Paint It Black, The Revolution of Marina M. and, new in July, Chimes of a Lost Cathedral. Her short fiction and essays have appeared in journals and anthologies such as Black Clock, Los Angeles Noir, Room of One’s Own, Black Warrior Review, the Los Angeles Review of Books, the Los Angeles Times, and Real Simple. She has taught at the USC Master of Professional Writing Program, the UCLA Writer’s Program, the Esalen Institute and Pomona College. Her essay on writing from the senses appears in Writer’s Workshop in A Book: The Squaw Valley Community of Writers on the Art of Fiction.   www.janetfitchwrites.com 

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