Anna North graduated from the Iowa Writers Workshop in 2009, having received a Teaching-Writing Fellowship and a Michener/Copernicus Society Fellowship. Her fiction has appeared in Nautilus, Glimmer Train, the anthology Robot Uprisings, and the Atlantic Monthly, where it was nominated for a National Magazine Award. Her nonfiction has appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle, The Paris Review Daily, Jezebel, BuzzFeed, and Salon, and she is now a staff editor at The New York Times.
Her first novel, America Pacifica, was published in 2011 by Reagan Arthur Books/Little, Brown, and her second novel, The Life and Death of Sophie Stark, was published in May 2015. She grew up in Los Angeles, and lives in Brooklyn.
The Big Picture
Personally picked films by selected by guest authors.
Dolphin Theatre, UWA
What is it about flawed characters that makes such compelling fiction?
Alexander Lecture Theatre