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Sara Majka's stories have been published in Guernica, Massachusetts Review, PEN America, and A Public Space, among others. She is the author of the debut collection Cities I've Never Lived In (Graywolf/A Public Space 2016). A former fiction fellow at the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center, she currently lives in Queens.
Garth Greenwell is the author of Mitko, which won the 2010 Miami University Press Novella Prize and was a finalist for the Edmund White Award for Debut Fiction and a Lambda Award. A native of Louisville, Kentucky, he holds graduate degrees from Harvard University and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, where he was an Arts Fellow. His short fiction has appeared in The Paris Review and A Public Space. What Belongs to You is his first novel.
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In subtle, sensuous prose, the stories in Sara Majka's debut collection explore distance in all its forms: the emotional spaces that open up between family members, friends, and lovers; the gaps that emerge between who we were and who we are; the gulf between our private and public selves.
Long-listed for the 2016 National Book Award in fiction