Peter Orner

Peter Orner is the author of two novels, Love and Shame and Love (Little, Brown) and The Second Coming of Mavala Shikongo (Little Brown), and two story collections, Last Car Over the Sagamore Bridge (Little, Brown), and Esther Stories re-issued Little Brown in 2013, with new forward by Marilynne Robinson. His most recent book, an essay collection, Am I Alone Here?, published by Catapult in 2016, was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. A recipient of the Rome Prize and a Guggenheim Fellowship, Orner teaches at Dartmouth College.