Ann Beattie, a contributing editor of the Scholar, has published 20 novels and short story collections. She is the recipient of the PEN/Malamud Award and the Rea Award for the Short Story. Her work appears in five O. Henry Prize Stories anthologies as well as in Best American Short Stories of the Century.
One Look Back
“Now, after days of asking, she and her mother were finally minutes away from the cabin.”
by Ann Beattie | Thursday, June 01, 2023
A writer who relished the extremes in life and found humor in the darkest regions
by Ann Beattie | Monday, April 10, 2023
And the lickin’ is easy
by Ann Beattie | Thursday, July 01, 2021
L’Après-Midi d’un Minimalist Writer
by Ann Beattie | Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Literary Information Derived From Privileged Writers
Did they know how good they had it?
by Ann Beattie | Monday, March 04, 2019
At Last, Good News for the Holiday Season!
by Ann Beattie | Monday, December 17, 2018
A Dream of a Writer
Peter Taylor’s stories reveal an artist immersed in the quotidian who rose to the complexities of the heart and psyche
by Ann Beattie | Tuesday, September 05, 2017
When the Bachelor Girl and the Red Death come calling, are they mirrors for our eccentricities?
by Ann Beattie | Monday, June 09, 2014
Conflicts, more or less of interest
by Ann Beattie | Monday, March 06, 2017
Break the Rules
by Ann Beattie | Monday, October 06, 2014
Buy a house in Maine and they will come. And come.