Sarah Gerard

Instructor & Writer
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Sarah Gerard the author of Sunshine State, a New York Times critics’ choice, the novel Binary Star, a finalist for the Los Angeles Times first fiction prize, and two chapbooks. She's currently at work on a novel and  book-length work of nonfiction. She also make collages.


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Cover Photo: Eileen Myles, 2010. photo kellywritershouse
Making It New

“Was it okay to write about keeping a notebook when Joan Didion already did that? Or puberty? Or anorexia?”

May 13, 2016
Cover Photo: Henry de Saussure Copeland
This Far

The night before our class, nine people were shot to death in Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina. I suddenly felt ill-equipped to lead the discussion.

Sep 09, 2015