D’AmbrosioFiction Writer & Essayist
Charles D’Ambrosio is a short story writer and essayist. His stories have been published in the New Yorker andParis Review, among other notable periodicals. His darkly evocative tales are written in fluid and idiosyncratic prose and populated by desperate characters. His first collection of stories, The Point (1995), was a finalist for the Pen/Hemingway Award, and in 2006 he was honored with the prestigious Whiting Writers Award.