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Katharine Beutner

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I write fiction and creative nonfiction and teach writing and literature at the University of Hawai`i at Mānoa. My novel ALCESTIS, a retelling of the Greek myth, is available from Soho Press.

Read an excerpt from ALCESTIS here, or watch me read from the book here.

After neglecting this blog and my site in general for the last two years, while I settled into my teaching position at the University of Hawai`i, I’ve finally updated. The site has a cleaner look and fewer random accretions, but there’s still plenty of old blog content here if you really, really want to click back through old entries. I’ll be posting news here far more regularly now. Comments o...

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