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Marlin Barton
2140 River Ridge Parkway
Montgomery, AL 36108

Hometown: Forkland, AL


  • Fiction

Publications and Awards

Pasture Art, Hub City Pess, 2015
The Cross Garden, Frederic C. Beil, Publisher, 2011
Dancing By the River, Frederic C. Beil, Publisher, 2005
A Broken Thing, Frederic C. Beil, Publisher, 2003
The Dry Well, Frederic C. Beil, Publisher, 2001

Best American Short Stories, Houghton, Mifflin, Harcourt, 2010
A State of Laughter: Comic Fiction from Alabama, Livingston Press, 2008
Climbing Mt. Cheaha: Emerging Alabama Writers, Livingston Press, 2004
Stories from the Blue Moon Café III, MacAdam/Cage Publishing, 2004
Stories from the Blue Moon Café, MacAdam/Cage Publishing, 2002
Prize Stories, 1994: The O. Henry Awards, Doubleday, 1994

Failbetter, Winter 2012
Shenandoah, Spring 2010
Louisiana Literature, Spring 2010
OCHO, Fall 2009
Sewanee Review, Summer 2009
New Letters, Winter/Spring 2009
And others

Literary Awards:
First Prize, Hackney Literary Award for Short Fiction, State Division, 2008
Individual Artist Fellowship from the Alabama State Council on the Arts, 2006
Dictionary of Literary Biography Yearbook Award for a Distinguished First Volume of Short Stories, 2001

More Information

Gives readings: Yes
Travels to readings: Yes
Conducts workshops: Yes
Available for interviews: Yes

  • ASCA
  • AHA
  • SCAC
  • DYS