Karin Lin-Greenberg

Karin Lin-Greenberg

Karin Lin-Greenberg is a Chinese-American, award-winning writer whose story collection, Faulty Predictions, won the Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction and won gold in Foreword Reviews’ INDIE Award in the Short Story category. She is also the recipient of the Prairie Schooner Prize for a new collection called Vanished, coming in Sep 2022 from the University of Nebraska press. She is the recipient of fellowships from MacDowell, the Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts, and the Kenyon Review Writers Workshop. Her fiction has appeared in publications including The Southern Review, Story, and Boulevard. She was a finalist for the Nelson Algren Award for her short story “A Sweeper of Hair,” which is the basis of this novel’s opening chapter and was published in the Chicago Tribune. Karin is an associate professor in the English Department at Siena College in upstate New York.