Christine Schutt

Fellow: Awarded 2010

Field of Study: Fiction

Competition: US & Canada


Christine Schutt is the author of two short story collections, Nightwork and A Day, a Night, Another Day, Summer, and two novels, Florida (National Book Award Finalist, 2004) and All Souls (Pulitzer Prize Finalist, 2009). Other prizes include the Pushcart (1979) and the O.Henry (1997, 2007). In addition to her Guggenheim Fellowship, she is a recipient of a fellowship from the the New York Foundation of the Arts (2008) and has also been a beneficiary of residencies at the Virginia Center of the Creative Arts (1988), Yaddo (2010), and to come, the Pen/O.Henry Jentel Foundation (2011). She is a senior editor of NOON, a literary annual. Schutt lives and teaches in New York.