Deb Olin Unferth

Literature, 2009

Deb Olin Unferth is the author of the memoir Revolution: The Year I Fell in Love and Went to Join the War, finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award; the story collection Minor Robberies; and the novel Vacation, winner of the Cabell First Novel Award and New York Times Critics Choice. Her work has been published in The New York TimesHarper’sMcSweeney’sThe Boston Review and elsewhere. She has received two Pushcart Prizes and is an associate professor at Wesleyan University.

Awards and Accomplishments

2010: Deb Olin Unferth is chosen for the 2010 Pushcart Prize