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Sena Jeter Naslund
c/o Spalding University Master of Fine Arts in Writing
845 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40203
502-585-9911, Ext. 2423

Hometown: Birmingham, AL


Publications and Awards

Adam & Eve, William Morrow-HarperCollins, 2010
Abundance: A Novel of Marie Antoinette, William Morrow-HarperCollins, 2006
Four Spirits, William Morrow-HarperCollins, 2003, Harper Perennial, 2004
Ahab’s Wife; or, the Star-Gazer, William Morrow-HarperCollins, 1999, Harper Perennial, 2000, Harper Perennial Modern Classics Series, 2008
The Disobedience of Water, David R. Godine, 1999, Harper Perennial, 2000
Sherlock in Love, David R. Godine, 1993, Harper Perennial, 2001
The Animal Way to Love, Ampersand Press, 1993
Ice Skating at the North Pole, Ampersand Press, 1989

The Paris Review
The Georgia Review
The Iowa Review
The American Voice
The Michigan Quarterly Review
And others.

Literary Awards:
Alabama Writers Hall of Fame inductee, 2015
Governor's Arts Award, Alabama State Council on the Arts, 2011
Fellowship, National Endowment for the Arts
Fellowship, Kentucky Arts Council
Fellowship, Kentucky Foundation for Women
Harper Lee Award for Alabama’s Distinguished Writer of the Year, 2001
Alabama Author Award
Lawrence Fiction Prize
Heasley Prize
Hall-Waters Award
Southeastern Library Association Fiction Award
Alabama Library Association Fiction Award

More Information

Gives readings: Yes
Travels to readings: Yes
Conducts workshops: No
Available for interviews: Yes

  • ASCA
  • AHA
  • SCAC
  • DYS