Messy, intricate lives: Antonya Nelson’s latest novel BOUND

by Dallas Woodburn, Fiction Editor Antonya Nelson opens her collection of short stories Female Trouble with a quote by Oscar Wilde: “Every woman is a rebel, and usually in wild revolt against herself.” This perfectly captures the women who populate Nelson’s fiction—complex women with a wide variety of thoughts, problems, desires and fears. Her characters … Continue reading Messy, intricate lives: Antonya Nelson’s latest novel BOUND

Antonya Nelson to Judge 2011 Wabash Prize for Fiction

BY ANTHONY COOK, Editor-in-Chief Sycamore Review is proud to announce that award-winning author Antonya Nelson will be selecting the winner of our 2011 Wabash Prize for Fiction. Few writers have demonstrated such mastery of the short story form, and no other writer tackles family life with such voice, precision, and insight. Nelson is the author of … Continue reading Antonya Nelson to Judge 2011 Wabash Prize for Fiction