The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Frances Sherwood

Frances Sherwood attended Howard University on a Meyer Scholarship, graduated from Brooklyn College, received her MA from Johns Hopkins University, and was a Stegner Fellow at Stanford University. She is the author of a short story collection, Everything You've Heard Is True, and three novels, Vindication, Green, and The Book of Splendor. A fourth novel, Betrayal, is forthcoming from W.W. Norton. Two of her stories have been included in O. Henry Award collections (1989, 1992), and one in Best American Short Stories (2000). She is a professor of English at Indiana University South Bend.

Stories by Frances Sherwood published in Zoetrope: All-Story:
  Pilgrims, Vol. 8, No. 2