Linda Mannheim

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Linda Mannheim is the author of three books of fiction, most recently This Way to Departures, a collection of stories about people who have left the places they consider home. Her work has appeared in Granta, Catapult Story, Ambit and other magazines. Originally from New York, Linda divides her time between London and Berlin.

Stories

Cover Photo: A woman with dark hair is decorating a beautiful Christmas tree
The Christmas Story

This time of year, there are so many people pretending excitement when they feel none.

Dec 20, 2019
Cover Photo: photo courtesy of the author
Searching for the Internment Camp Where My Father Was Held

The phrase used was “barbed wire fever”—what we now call post-traumatic stress disorder.

May 10, 2017
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The Last Christmas of the Cold War

“The Santa assignment is the best-paid student work.”

Dec 21, 2015