Kathleen Ford

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Kathleen Ford was born in New Jersey and educated in Catholic schools before attending Columbia University. Jeffrey County, a novel set in rural Virginia, was published by St. Martin’s Press but Kathleen’s first love is for short stories. She’s published over 35 stories in commercial magazines such as Redbook and Ladies Home Journal, and in quarterlies such as Southern Review, North American Review, Antioch Review and Sewanee Review. A story entitled “Man on the Run,” which was first published in The New England Review, was reprinted in THE BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES 2012. Two of her stories have won PEN Syndicated Fiction prizes and in 2011 she was awarded a Christopher Isherwood Fellowship.

Kathleen lives in Charlottesville, Virginia w
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I’m obsessed with World War I.  I love writing about the soldiers, maids, and Irish immigrants that lived through the war and in the decade before and after it. And I’ve been lucky to have a number of family stories - and story fragments - handed down to me from that period. Still, after writing more than a dozen stories set in my favorite time I thought my material had r... Read more of this blog post »
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Jeffrey County

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