Anne Valente

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Anne Valente is the author of Our Hearts Will Burn Us Down (William Morrow/HarperCollins, 2016) and By Light We Knew Our Names (Dzanc Books, 2014). Her second novel, Utah, is forthcoming in 2019. Her fiction appears in One Story, The Kenyon Review, The Southern Review and The Chicago Tribune, and her essays appear in The Believer and The Washington Post. 


Cover Photo: Screencap from the film "Rear Window"
The Male Gaze: Objectification in the Narrative World

“We have become so good at seeing our environment—our planet and the people upon it—as a rolling scroll of film.”

Apr 06, 2018