Andrea Lawlor teaches writing at Mount Holyoke College, edits fiction for Fence magazine, and has been awarded fellowships by Lambda Literary and Radar Labs. Their writing has appeared in various literary journals including Ploughshares, Mutha, the Millions, jubilat, the Brooklyn Rail, Faggot Dinosaur, and Encyclopedia, Vol. II. Their publications include a chapbook, Position Papers (Factory Hollow Press, 2016), and a novel, Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl, a 2018 finalist for the Lambda Literary and CLMP Firecracker Awards. Paul, originally published by Rescue Press in 2017, will be reprinted in the US by Vintage/Knopf and published in the British Commonwealth by Picador UK in April 2019.
an interview in the freakin’ NYT (don’t read the comments)
a conversation with Jordy Rosenberg at the Millions
a conversation with Hilary Plum at the LA Review of Books
book recommendations at Shelf Awareness
a conversation with Monica Carter at Foreword
on being a writer at Lambda Literary
on becoming a parent at Mutha
on adopting my kid also at Mutha
Author photo by Steve Dillon.