Mary Gaitskill is an American author of essays, short stories and novels. Her works include the story collections Bad Behavior, Because They Wanted To (nominated for the PEN/Faulkner Award), and Don’t Cry, and the novels The Mare, Veronica (nominated for the National Book Award), and Two Girls, Fat and Thin. Her stories and essays have appeared in The New Yorker, Harper’s, Artforum, and Granta, among many other journals, as well as in The Best American Short Stories and The O. Henry Prize Stories. She lives in New York. She presents Somebody With A Little Hammer.

Events Mary Gaitskill was involved in

  • In Conversation with Mary Gaitskill

    Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 8:00 PM

    Steven Beattie sits with Mary Gaitskill to discuss the ‘longing, ambition, perversity and loneliness in the American unconscious’.